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prayerful

[ prair-fuhl ]
/ ˈprɛər fəl /
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adjective

given to, characterized by, or expressive of prayer; devout.

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Origin of prayerful

First recorded in 1620–30; prayer1 + -ful
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British Dictionary definitions for prayerful

prayerful
/ (ˈprɛəfʊl) /

adjective

inclined to or characterized by prayer
prayerfully, adverbprayerfulness, noun
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