prayer [-s] n
see pray, v.
- Devotion; worship; petition; request; act of supplicating God; humble entreaty to a Supreme Being; communication with Deity.
- Pleading on behalf of another.
- Wish; desire; hope.
- Thanksgiving; gratitude; thankfulness.
- Religious text; liturgy; set words of devotion meant to be recited.
- Song; devotional hymn; musical worship or praise; [fig.] chirping.