Definition of Mont St. Michel in English:

Mont St. Michel

Pronunciation /ˌmän sän mēˈSHel/ /ˌmɑn sɑn miˈʃɛl/

proper noun

  • A rocky islet off the coast of Normandy, northwestern France. An island only at high tide, it is surrounded by sandbanks and linked to the mainland by a causeway. It is home to a medieval Benedictine abbey-fortress.