Definition of unmonkly in US English:

unmonkly

adjective

  • Not typical of or appropriate to a monk or a monastic way of life; lacking solemnity or austerity.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Fraser's Magazine for Town and Country. From un- + monkly.

Pronunciation

unmonkly

/(ˌ)ʌnˈmʌŋkli/