[ prair ]
/ prɛər /
THE OCTOBER WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ IS HERE TO HAUNT YOU
Search your capacious memory for the meaning of October’s words!
Question 1 of 9
Which Word of the Day from this month means, “an irrational dislike; loathing”?
Origin of prayer beads
First recorded in 1620–30
Words nearby prayer beads
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British Dictionary definitions for prayer beads
/ (prɛə) /
RC Church the beads of the rosary
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