Example sentences for: abbot

How can you use “abbot” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The abbot was quite a collector; on display are an eclectic mix of local archaeological finds, clerical items, regional paintings, and costumes.

  • In 1892 a millionaire, Abbot Kinney, planned construction of a replica of Venice here, but shortly after work started, oil was discovered and the idea was abandoned.

  • Personal Communication (2) with Ande Abbot, International Brotherhood of Boilermakers, Iron Ship Builders, Blacksmiths, Forgers and Helpers, February 22, 2002.

  • Thirty years later Kukai, the revered founder of esoteric Shingon Buddhism, was appointed head abbot.

  • In addition to many impressive buildings, Tofukuji offers four remarkable and distinctive Zen gardens located in the hojo (abbot’s quarters).


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