someone's prayers have been answered

Definition of someone's prayers have been answered

  1. :  the thing someone has been praying for has taken place We've been praying for her safe return, and (now she's back home and) our prayers have been answered.

Word by Word Definitions

someoneplay
  1. :  some person :  somebody

prayerplay prayers
  1. :  an address (such as a petition) to God or a god in word or thought

    :  a set order of words used in praying

    :  an earnest request or wish

  1. :  one that prays :  supplicant

been
  1. : past participle ofbe

answerplay answered
  1. :  something spoken or written in reply to a question

    :  a correct response

    :  a reply to a legal charge or suit :  plea

  1. :  to speak or write in reply

    :  to be or make oneself responsible or accountable

    :  to make amends :  atone


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