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prayer

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  • n.祷告;祈祷文;经文;祈祷(的行为)
  • Web祈祷者;祈求;祈祷术
Plural Form:prayers  
Prayer
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n.
1.
[c]
~ (for sb/sth)
祷告,祈祷(的内容)words that you say to God giving thanks or asking for help
to say your prayers
祷告
prayers for the sick
为病人的祈祷
He arrived at that very moment, as if in answer to her prayer .
他就在那一刻到了,好像是她的祈祷应验了。
Their prayers were answered and the child was found safe and well.
他们的祷告应验了:小孩找到了,安然无恙。
2.
[c]
祈祷文;经文a fixed form of words that you can say when you speak to God
It was a prayer she had learnt as a child.
这是她儿时就学会了的祈祷文。
3.
[u]
祷告,祈祷(的行为)the act or habit of praying
They knelt in prayer.
他们跪下祈祷。
We believe in the power of prayer.
我们相信祈祷的力量。
4.
[pl]
祈祷会;祷告式a religious meeting that takes place regularly in which people say prayers
5.
[c][ususing]
企盼的事;祈望a thing that you hope for very much
My prayer is that one day he will walk again.
我的企盼就是有一天他能重新走路。

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