Translation of "pray" - English-Spanish dictionary

pray

verb uk /preɪ/ us /preɪ/

A2 to speak to a god in order to show your feelings or to ask for something

rezar
Let us pray for all the sick children.

(Translation of “pray” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

pray

verb /prei/

to speak reverently to God or a god in order to express thanks, make a request etc

rezar, orar
Let us pray
She prayed to God to help her.

to hope earnestly

rezar por, rogar
Everybody is praying for rain.
prayer noun

(an) act of praying

oración, rezo
a book of prayer
The child said his prayers
My prayers have been answered (=I’ve got what I desired).
pray is a verb: to pray (not prey) for peace.

(Translation of “pray” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)