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Webster 1913 Edition


Orison

Or′i-son

,
Noun.
[OF.
orison
,
oreson
,
oreison
, F.
oraison
, fr. L.
oratio
speech, prayer. See
Oration
.]
A prayer; a supplication.
[Poetic]
Chaucer. Shak.
Lowly they bowed, adoring, and began
Their
orisons
, each morning duly paid.
Milton.

Webster 1828 Edition


Orison

OR'ISON

,
Noun.
[L. oratio, from, oro.]
A prayer of supplication.
Lowly they bowed adoring, and began their orisons, each morning duly paid.

Definition 2022


orison

orison

English

Noun

orison (plural orisons)

  1. A prayer.

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