outpray

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verb out·pray \ˌau̇t-ˈprā\

Definition of outpray

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to pray more or more effectively than :  to outdo or surpass in praying My gentleman gives the law where he is; he will outpray saints in chapel, outgeneral veterans in the field, and outshine all courtesy in the hall. — Ralph Waldo Emerson

1597

First Known Use of outpray

1597


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