Meaning of “Trappist monk” in the English Dictionary

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"Trappist monk" in British English

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Trappist monknoun [ C ]

uk /ˌtræp.ɪst ˈmʌŋk/ us /ˌtræp.ɪst ˈmʌŋk/ also Trappist

a member of a Roman Catholic organization with very extreme rules, such as no talking

(Definition of “Trappist monk” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)