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Sentences with the noun Abbot

6 examples:

The monk responds to the abbot's chants.
(French proverb)

The election of the abbot is not stopped for want of a monk.
(Italian proverb)

What the abbot of Bamba cannot eat he gives away for the good of his soul.
(Spanish proverb)

Much of China is transfixed by allegations that the abbot of the famed Shaolin Temple, now a commercial empire, is a swindler and serial philanderer.
(The New York Times - World News, )

China is investigating allegations of financial and sexual misdeeds by the abbot of the Shaolin temple, the birthplace of kung fu and inspiration for Bruce Lee's films.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

“The highest level of living Buddhas must be approved by the central government,” Phurbu Tsering, the abbot of Sera Monastery near Tibet's capital, Lhasa, said at...
(Los Angeles Times - World News, )

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62 examples:

The abbot gave rice to the vixen.

The monk responds as the abbot chants.
(French proverb)

As the abbot sings the sacristan responds.
(Spanish proverb)

A covetous abbot for one offering loses a hundred.
(Spanish proverb)

Abbot of Carcuela, you eat up the pot and ask for the pipkin.
(Spanish proverb)

No man understands knavery better than the abbot who has been a monk.
(French proverb)

He who has been first a novice and then an abbot, knows what the boys do behind the altar.
(Spanish proverb)

Find out the best bets from York, Carlisle and Newton Abbot.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Tony Abbot has said that Australia will not be contributing to the fund.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

The daytime crawl will take place from noon to 5 p.m. along Abbot Kinney Boulevard.
(Jenn Harris in Los Angeles Times - Daily Dish, )

The news sent shares in the brewer of Old Speckled Hen and Abbot Ale down by 4 per cent.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Now a home steps from Abbot Kinney's lively street life is on the market for $3.3 million.
(Fox News - Lifestyle, )

The luxury, boho-chic line lands on Venice's Abbot Kinney Boulevard for a three-month stint.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Style & Culture, )

A man dies after attempting to rescue a dog from a fast-flowing river in Newton Abbot, Devon.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Prime Minister Tony Abbot is planning to visit Ukraine, according to the country's president.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Jockey Noel Fehily is airlifted to hospital in Plymouth after a fall at Newton Abbot on Wednesday.
(BBC Sport, )

The brand known for its Western aesthetic and cool denim opened its doors on Abbot Kinney Boulevard.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Style & Culture, )

The British Horseracing Authority looks into the running of Jim Best-trained Planetoid after win at Newton Abbot.
(BBC Sport, )

Jockey Jason Maguire wins at Newton Abbot on his first ride back six months after he was in a coma following a fall.
(BBC Sport, )

The controversial abbot of China's famed Shaolin Temple is under investigation over online allegations of misbehavior.
(Fox News - World, )

When Newton Abbot seconds faced Barnstaple in 2007, All Black Jerry Collins, who died on Friday, was staring their way.
(BBC Sport, )

Katharine Hooper, 24, killed herself and her five-year-old son by jumping 100ft off rocks at Haytor, near Newton Abbot in Devon.
(Daily Mail - News, )

On Abbot Kinney Boulevard, local institutions are joined by hip new outposts originally from Oakland, Portland and New York City.
(The New York Times - Travel, )

Sportsmail racing expert Sam Turner brings his hottest selections from Monday's races at Newton Abbot, Ayr, Windsor and Southwell.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Nick Mutton had been visiting an Asda in Newton Abbot, Devon, with his family when his dog ventured into the river near to the store.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Treasurer Joe Hockey has officially launched the Abbot government's discussion paper on taxation at an ACOSS conference in Melbourne.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

The firm, which brews Old Speckled Hen and Abbot Ale, also enjoyed a 49.2 per cent rise in total revenues compared to a year earlier.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Archaeologists are currently working at the site in Ipplepen, near Newton Abbot, following the discovery of coins dating back to 117BC.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Green groups will use the NAB's annual meeting in Brisbane to pressure the bank not to finance the Abbot Point coal terminal expansion.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

The Queensland government has put up a plan that will result in dredged material at Abbot Point being reused on land, not dumped at sea.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Sportsmail's racing expert Sam Turner picks out the top selections for Tuesday's races at Beverley, Brighton, Newton Abbot and Leicester.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Sportsmail racing expert Robin Goodfellow gives his guides to the hottest selections from Friday's races at Hamilton, Bath and Newton Abbot.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Police in Thailand are raiding the huge and influential Dhammakaya temple to arrest its abbot, who is wanted on accusations of embezzlement.
(BBC News - World News, )

Logan Welch, 34, left his partner Chantelle Pearson needing surgery to repair her knee after the attack at their home in Newton Abbot, Devon.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Jude Medcalf, 23, of Newton Abbot, Devon, committed a spate of crimes after being diagnosed with Klinefelter syndrome, a rare growth disorder.
(Daily Mail - News, )

The 46-year-old was rushed to hospital this morning with serious injuries after jumping into the water near a branch of Asda in Newton Abbot, Devon.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Sportsmail's racing expert Sam Turner picks out the top selections for Tuesday's races at Cehpstow, Chelmsford, Newton Abbot, Newcastle and Nottingham.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority approved the plans put forward by local companies who want to use the nearby Abbot Point port to export coal.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Sportsmail racing expert Robin Goodfellow gives his hottest selections ahead of Monday's meetings at Hexham, Pontefract, Huntingdon, Newton Abbot and Windsor.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Greg Abbot is publicly condemning an ad by Wendy Davis that accuses the wheelchair-bound AG of Texas of being a hypocrite for frequently ruling against victims.
(UPI - News, )

The Academy Award-winning actor was pictured tenderly kissing his beloved partner as they strolled along Abbot Kinney Boulevard in Venice arm-in-arm earlier in the week.
(Daily Mail - TV&Showbiz, )

Health bosses revealed the results of a major TB screening programme when all pupils were tested at Teign School near Newton Abbot after two caught the infectious disease.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Fu Hou died in 2012 after spending most of his life at the Chongfu Temple on a hill in the city of Quanzhou, in southeastern China, according to the temple's abbot, Li Ren.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Julia Rogers, 58, from Newton Abbot in Devon, first visited a doctor in September with back pain and was diagnosed with cancer after paying for a scan at a private hospital.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Sportsmail racing expert Robin Goodfellow and fellow expert Gimcrack gives his hottest selections ahead of Monday's meetings at Newton Abbot, Ayr, Windsor and Wolverhampton.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Michael Gove struck a patriotic note when he encouraged the congregation at St Mary Abbot's Church, London, to sing the national anthem in celebration of the Queen's birthday.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Paula Ray, of Newton Abbot, Devon, has missed both her daughters' weddings, never been outside with her grandchildren and is too frightened even to walk to the end of her garden.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Anti hunt-protester Hayden Macey, from Newton Abbot, Devon, drove his Land Rover into the back of a £90,000 racehorse during a moorland hunt on Dartmoor, a court heard yesterday.
(Daily Mail - News, )

AbbVie, until recently a division of Abbot Laboratories, has offered £27bn to buy Shire Pharmaceuticals, famed for its medicines for attention deficit disorder and rare diseases.
(The Independent - Business, )

Across Spain, people brought their pets and domestic animals to their local churches Friday for blessings to mark the feast day of St. Anthony the Abbot, a patron saint of animals.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

MACARTHUR (Newton Abbot, nap, 4.15) has yet to win over hurdles but there are reasons for believing he could upstage one or two more fancied rivals in a modest Class four handicap today.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Thai police have entered a sprawling Buddhist temple complex after wading through thousands of devotees camped on the grounds to arrest a popular abbot accused of embezzling $14 million.
(Fox News - World, )

AbbVie has succeeded in winning tentative approval to buy the Irish drug maker Shire, and Mylan Laboratories said it would acquire the international generic drug business from Abbot Laboratories.
(The New York Times - Business, )

Edward Biberman's New-Deal mural "Abbot Kinney and the Story of Venice" — a bustling, three-part tableau from 1941 that hung in the Venice Post Office until it closed in 2012 — brims with drama.
(Deborah Vankin in Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

In an email to 10,000 patients the GP surgery in Newton Abbot, Devon, advised of eight different local NHS services that could help those with back and neck pain, lacerations, cuts, grazes and wounds.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Two more global banking giants have declared they will not participate in funding for the Abbot Point coal port expansion, adding fresh financial doubts for potentially Australia’s biggest coal mines.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

The 37-year-old co-founder of shopping app Spring has been living in a live-and-work space on Abbot Kinney Boulevard, designed by Michael Sant, that brings a deliberate urban tone to the beach community.
(Los Angeles Times - Business, )

She was an author, adventurer, historian, curator and a world authority on felt-making, and her successful stewardship of Kendal's Abbot Hall Art Gallery brought it, and her, both national and international acclaim.
(The Independent - People, )

On a recent sunny Tuesday, Michelle Rodriguez wheeled up to a popular Abbot Kinney lunch spot on her electric bicycle looking trim and relaxed -- none the worse for wear for someone recently resurrected from moviedom’s sweet hereafter.
(Chris Lee in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

Unlike metal stents that remain permanently in the arteries, Abbot's Absorb eventually softens and dissolves over time and the Absorb II trial showed that angina occurs less in patients who received Absorb compared with those treated with Xience.
(Tech Times - Health, )

A non-traditional nativity scene at the Texas state capitol featuring George Washington, Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson and the Statue of Liberty standing over the Bill of Rights was taken down and deemed a “mockery” of Christianity, according to Gov. Greg Abbot on Wednesday.
(Fox News - U.S., )

Federal Liberals, including the Cabinet Minister Scott Morrison have conceded the government needs to do a better job at "managing the politics" as the blame game continued about just how much of a role Prime Minister Tony Abbot had in the Victorian Liberal's historic defeat on the weekend.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

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