(a fixed form of words used in making) a solemn request to God or a god
the act or regular habit of praying to God or a god
"the priest sank to his knees in prayer"
"an entreaty to stop the fighting"
"an appeal for help"
"an appeal to the public to keep calm"
Hannes was a devout Christian, always offering a silent prayer before he ate.
出自： P. Cutting
Because his prayers were not answered, he soon lost his faith.
出自： G. Sayer