- [C]修女 a group of unmarried religious women who live and often work together
- [C]女修道院 the building where nuns live and often work
a religious residence especially for nuns
a community of people in a religious order (especially nuns) living together
The nuns live in the convent.
She bunked from the convent last term.
Living in the convent narrowed her views.
As a young woman she joined a convent of nuns.
The convent wears her own special habit.
The living in the convent narrowed her views.