abbeynoun [C]uk /ˈæb.i/ us /ˈæb.i/
- We glimpsed the ruined abbey from the windows of the train.
- The abbey was completely rebuilt in 1503 after it had been destroyed by fire.
- The town's fame rests on its beautiful 14th-century abbey.
- The abbey was recently restored after decades of disuse.
- We walked through the ruins of the abbey.