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an/the answer to somebody’s prayers

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishan/the answer to somebody’s prayersan/the answer to somebody’s prayersinformal something that someone wants or needs very much The job was an answer to my prayers. prayer
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an/the answer to somebody’s prayersThe letter seemed to be the answer to her prayers.Excel 4 has the answer to my prayers in the Scenario Manager.If so, Lands' End may have the answer to your prayers.She, she is the answer to my prayers.If so, a 100 per cent mortgage may look like the answer to your prayers.To Jacqueline this was the answer to her prayers.
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