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noun as in rosary

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“Our hearts and our prayers are with you,” read a message on the accompanying card.

And an arrow painted on the ground that shows the way to Mecca, for prayers.

Zalwar Khan returns quickly and begins his morning prayers, spreading out a plastic mat and folding his arms over his chest.

On Tuesday, Brown tweeted that her doctors were giving up, and that needed prayers.

He recounted his own prayers to Mother Cabrini in 1998, which he believes aided him in becoming a U.S. citizen.

But Canon Drivel's daughter did not deign to answer, she merely rang for prayers.

Mrs. Dodd opened the book—her father, the Canon's, well-known book of Family Prayers.

As he ran he tried to say his prayers, but all he could remember was, "Our Father who art in heaven."

He found himself trying to frame the words, but they broke into incoherent prayers, still to the same grotesque tune.

I tell you this to the end that, thinking less well of me, you may spare me prayers which I should dread to see fulfilled.

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On this page you'll find 12 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to prayers, such as: book of common prayer, breviary, canon, lectionary, mass book, and missal book.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.