Part of speech:
A member of a community of monks, nuns, etc.
A petitioner or candidate, esp. one for admission into a religious order
A female fellow member of the same race, church, profession, organization, etc.
The definition of a novice is a beginner, or a person at the start of something.
One who lives in isolation or seclusion, especially for religious reasons.
In an abbey of nuns, the woman in charge next below the abbess
A member of a religious order living in a monastery or convent
A person who lives a secluded, solitary life
a buoy resembling a cone
Find another word for nun. In this page you can discover 22 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for nun, like: religious, postulant, sister, mother-superior, novice, novitiate, religious woman, anchorite, prioress, canoness and cenobitic.