Trappist


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Trap·pist

 (trăp′ĭst)
n.
A member of the main branch of Cistercian monks, characterized by austerity and a commitment to silence, established in 1664 at La Trappe Monastery in northwest France.

Trap′pist adj.
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Trappist

(ˈtræpɪst)
n
(Roman Catholic Church)
a. a member of a branch of the Cistercian order of Christian monks, the Reformed Cistercians of the Strict Observance which originated at La Trappe in France in 1664. They are noted for their rule of silence
b. (as modifier): a Trappist monk.
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Trap•pist

(ˈtræp ɪst)

n.
1. a member of a branch of the Cistercian order, observing the austere reformed rule established at the abbey of La Trappe in France in 1664.
adj.
2. of or pertaining to the Trappists.
[1805–15; < French trappiste, after the name of the monastery]
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Trappist

a member of a Roman Catholic monastic order, a branch of the Cistercians, observing an austere, reformed rule, including a vow of silence. — Trappist, adj.
See also: Monks and Nuns
a member of a Roman Catholic monastic order, a branch of the Cistercians, observing an austere, reformed rule, including a vow of silence; named after the monastery at La Trappe, France, where the reformed rule was introduced in 1664. — Trappist, adj.
See also: Catholicism
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Trappist - member of an order of monks noted for austerity and a vow of silenceTrappist - member of an order of monks noted for austerity and a vow of silence
monastic, monk - a male religious living in a cloister and devoting himself to contemplation and prayer and work
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Translations

Trappist

[ˈtræpɪst]
A. ADJtrapense
B. Ntrapense m
C. CPD Trappist monk Nmonje m trapense
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Trappist

n (also Trappist monk)Trappist m
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Trappist

[ˈtræpɪst]
1. adjtrappista m
2. ntrappista m
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References in classic literature ?
Turn Chartreux or Trappist, and relate your secrets, but, as for me, I do not like any one who is alarmed by such phantasms, and I do not choose that my servants should be afraid to walk in the garden of an evening.
There will also be a unique opportunity to take a tour of the UK's only Trappist brewery at Mount Saint Bernard Abbey, discovering the art of traditional monastic brewing at one of only 12 Trappist breweries in the world.
Council planners say there are a number of "nearby evening economy" buildings, including the Ship Inn pub, Whitt's End Wine and Cocktail Bar, and the Co-op, which are all open until at least 11pm and with larger floor areas than Trappist House Cafe.
"I do not see how I could rejoice that this people that I love should be globally blamed for my murder," the Trappist monk wrote.
There was a major practical consideration as well: During the period when monastic alcohol making began, "it was better to drink beer than water for sanitary reasons," explains Fabrice Bordon, a brand ambassador for the Trappist beer Chimay.
In the Trappist brewing tradition, as outlined on the website of the International Trappist Association, the beer must be brewed within a monastery; brewing must not be the main goal of the monastery; the brewery "should witness to the business practices proper to a monastic way of life"; and whatever proceeds are left from the sale of beer, once the living expenses and upkeep of the monastery are paid for, must be given to people in need.
However, the one to be on is the Noel Meade-trained Trappist Monk, who had Dinons a couple of lengths behind when making a promising debut at Fairyhouse a couple of weeks ago.
The next two years he applied in La Trappe (Trappist Monastery), which closed its doors on him.
Some breweries produce "abbey ales" while others make "trappist ales." Is there a difference?
In the German and Trappist examples, the key to developing and maintaining collective reputation is monitoring and enforcing quality standards.
Founded in 1883 by Belgian Trappist monks, Westvleteren 12 is considered to be the world's best beer.