过去式: prayed 过去分词: prayed 现在分词: praying 第三人称单数: prays
1.call upon in supplication
e.g. I beg you to stop!
2.address a deity, a prophet, a saint or an object of worship
say a prayer
e.g. pray to the Lord
When peoplepray, they speak to God in order to give thanks or to ask for his help.
e.g. He spent his time in prison praying and studying...
e.g. Now all we have to do is help ourselves and topray to God.
When someone is hoping very much that something will happen, you can say that theyare praying that it will happen.
e.g. I'm just praying that somebody in Congress will do something before it's too late...
e.g. One can onlypray that the team's manager learns something from it...
Pray is used when asking a question in a rather unfriendly way or in an angry but calm way.
e.g. And what,pray, do you buy and sell, Major?
Pray was used to add politeness to a command.
e.g. I beg your pardon,pray continue.
1. 祷告：在他阿嬷离开地球(Earth) 的那一天,但是, 时时祷告(pray)请求主帮助母亲在天堂平安无苦痛,6/10是母亲登上前往天堂的班机(flight) 的日子 ... 还是早班机呢!我们播放了一段母亲开心的录影(video) 做最后能留下的美好回忆...
Let's pray for our lovely daughter.
She prayed for her husband.
The cricket match is on Saturday, so we're praying for a fine day.
The farmers are praying for rain.
Londoners never pray for rain.
She prays every day for her son's safety.
She prayed for strength in her troubles.
He got what he had prayed for.
他得到了祈求的东西。pray sb for sth
The old man prayed him for mercy.
I pray you for kindness.
I pray you, which is the way to master Jew's?出自：Merchant of Venice,Shakespeare
He..prayed them to keep still that he might count them.出自：E. Bowen