someone's prayers have been answered

Definition of someone's prayers have been answered

: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

someone play
  1. : some person : somebody

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

  2. : a set order of words used in praying

  3. : an earnest request or wish

  1. : one that prays : supplicant

been
  1. : past participle of be

  2. : to equal in meaning : have the same connotation as : symbolize

  3. : to have identity with : to constitute the same idea or object as

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

  2. : a correct response

  3. : a reply to a legal charge or suit : plea

  1. : to speak or write in reply

  2. : to be or make oneself responsible or accountable

  3. : to make amends : atone


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