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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A prayer consisting of a series of invocations by the priest with responses from the congregation.

Usage examples (34)
  • The patient recited a litany of complaints
  • A litany of failures
  • The word litany comes from the Latin litania, from the Greek λιτή litê, meaning "prayer" or "supplication"....
  • You cite what you call a litany of reasons for Lehmans 'bankruptcy. for more
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