The act of praying
A formula of words used in praying
An earnest or urgent request
An application to a higher authority, as for sanction or a decision
One who humbly entreats
An earnest request
An address to the deity
His companion's prayer is forgotten.
After a brief prayer, she opened her eyes and glanced up.
She closed her eyes and said another prayer before she clamped a sweaty hand around the cold door handle.
The Lord's prayer in signs is not the Lord's prayer in English.
She did not venture to ask any questions, and shut the door again, now sitting down in her easy chair, now taking her prayer book, now kneeling before the icon stand.