What does the word prayer mean?

Usage examples for prayer

  1. When not in Prayer, I often find myself silently talking to him. – Mary Powell & Deborah's Diary by Anne Manning
  2. So dear Lord- this is my prayer- whatever You do to me, keep me alive. – The Prairie Mother by Arthur Stringer
  3. Was not that very wish a prayer? – The Lamplighter by Maria S. Cummins