Origin and Etymology of zen
First Known Use: 1727See Words from the same year
Definition of Zen
- a Zen monk/priest/master
- Paddling, itself, is a Zen art: Anyone can do it, yet you can spend a lifetime perfecting it.
- —Jim Albrecht
- "I hate to use this word, but Owen is very 'Zen,'" said Rita Nagel, a vice president at Goldman, Sachs. "When some traders start losing money they get nervous. Owen stays very relaxed."
First Known Use of zen
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