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synonyms for orison

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

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  • answer
  • demand
  • reply
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How to use orison in a sentence

Here, amid the cool stillness, the running water murmurs its unceasing orison.
THE CHOICE OF LIFEGEORGETTE LEBLANC
In the intervening period, it was for some years in the service of science, the noble orison that dispels the darkness.
THE LIFE OF THE FLYJ. HENRI FABRE
This timing, therefore, of sacrifice and orison to the planetary hours, is pertinently and speakingly feigned by Chaucer.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 57, NO. 355, MAY 1845VARIOUS
And this joyous orison was the acceptable prayer that left the smile of peace upon her sleeping face.
A ROSE OF A HUNDRED LEAVESAMELIA EDITH HUDDLESTON BARR
And who shall say that it is less ecstatic or less perfect in the little orison to Saint Ben?
THE LYRICJOHN DRINKWATER
In 1827 this characteristic orison had disappeared from the wall under a triple coating of daubing paint.
LES MISRABLESVICTOR HUGO
Half an hour afterwards Dr. Orison returned to the guests and reported the woman to be out of danger.
THE INDEPENDENCE DAY HORROR AT KILLSBURYASENATH CARVER COOLIDGE
Maria merely whispered the words of the orison and kept her eyes fastened on the ground.
THE MARQUIS OF PEALTA (MARTA Y MARA)ARMANDO PALACIO VALDS
Like some wild orison to an invisible god—the Company god it might be—their musical tongues chanted the phrase.
THE LAW OF THE NORTH (ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED AS EMPERY)SAMUEL ALEXANDER WHITE
That mighty pause before the class,—that orison and benediction—how much of my life it has been and made.
DARKWATERW. E. B. DU BOIS
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WORDS RELATED TO ORISON

  • amen
  • approbation
  • approval
  • beatitude
  • benedictus
  • benison
  • blessing
  • consecration
  • favor
  • grace
  • gratitude
  • invocation
  • laying on of hands
  • okay
  • orison
  • praise
  • sanctification
  • thanks
  • thanksgiving
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