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synonyms for litany

  • catalogue
  • recitation
  • repetition
  • account
  • enumeration
  • invocation
  • list
  • petition
  • prayer
  • refrain
  • supplication
  • tale
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The audit from the safety commission, an independent agency Congress created two years ago to oversee Metrorail safety after a litany of problems, had wide-ranging effects.
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Between the Q4 rush, the abbreviated weeks due to bank holidays, and having to juggle a litany of “real world” holiday prep, the holidays for people like you and me often leave us feeling like we have more work than there are hours in the day.
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I put it through a litany of tests on resource-hungry apps with advanced graphics and lots of on-screen action, and it didn’t flinch.
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“Our strength is in solidarity,” they say in the video, which also has English subtitles, and which features a litany of tech industry workers, many of whom say that state harassment could lead to the destruction of the tech industry in Belarus.
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The Sydney-based outfit started in 1975 and quickly accrued a litany of world firsts—first commercial cycling trips in China, first commercial descent of Tasmania’s Franklin River, first group treks in Mongolia.
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If you can stand a few hours of talk from an old smacksman you may hear a sombre litany of horror.
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The invocation, "Queen conceived without the stain of original sin," was added to the Litany of Loreto.
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"Happen he gi' him both, and throwed in th' Litany," shouted another.
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And she whispered back: "They will pray for those that travel by water in the Litany."
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He then repeated a portion of the Litany of the Episcopal church, with apparent fervor.
HARPER'S NEW MONTHLY MAGAZINE, NO. VII, DECEMBER 1850, VOL. IIVARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO LITANY

  • answer adoration
  • appeal
  • application
  • begging
  • benediction
  • beseeching
  • collect
  • communion
  • devotion
  • entreaty
  • grace
  • imploration
  • imploring
  • imprecation
  • invocation
  • litany
  • petition
  • plea
  • pleading
  • request
  • request for help
  • rogation
  • service
  • suit
  • supplication
  • worship
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