[ noun ]
an Italian who was a Benedictine monk; was archbishop of Canterbury from 1093 to 1109; one of the founders of scholasticism; best known for his proof of the existence of God
- "Things began getting a bit rowdy, and we just didn't know what to do," Father Anselm recalls with an indulgent smile.
- For a few short years the Bank was one of the main collectors in the field, amassing 3,000 works by such avant-garde names as Anselm Kiefer, George Baselitz, and Gilbert and George.
- Gephardt promised to renew the exchange at the final debate before the primary, a confrontation sponsored by the League of Women Voters this afternoon at St. Anselm College.
- The only ferry making the crossing to Dover, England, was the Saint Anselm, run by British Sealink.