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Detailed Synonyms for petition in English

petition:

petition [the ~] noun

  1. the petition
    the appeal; the petition
  2. the petition
    the demand; the claim; the legal claim; the petition; the action
  3. the petition
    the petition
  4. the petition
    – a formal message requesting something that is submitted to an authority 1
    the request; the petition; the postulation
    – a formal message requesting something that is submitted to an authority 1
  5. the petition
    – reverent petition to a deity 1
    the prayer; the petition; the orison
    – reverent petition to a deity 1

to petition verb (petitions, petitioned, petitioning)

  1. to petition
    to request; to require; to ask; apply to; to appeal; to query; to petition; to beg; to examine; to pretest; to test; to try out; to try
    • request verb (requests, requested, requesting)
    • require verb (requires, required, requiring)
    • ask verb (asks, asked, asking)
    • apply to verb
    • appeal verb (appeals, appealed, appealing)
    • query verb (queries, queried, querying)
    • petition verb (petitions, petitioned, petitioning)
    • beg verb (begs, begged, begging)
    • examine verb (examines, examined, examining)
    • pretest verb (pretests, pretested, pretesting)
    • test verb (tests, tested, testing)
    • try out verb (tries out, tried out, trying out)
    • try verb (tries, tried, trying)
  2. to petition
    to request; apply for; to query; to ask for; to file a petition; to petition
    • request verb (requests, requested, requesting)
    • apply for verb
    • query verb (queries, queried, querying)
    • ask for verb (asks for, asked for, asking for)
    • file a petition verb (files a petition, filed a petition, filing a petition)
    • petition verb (petitions, petitioned, petitioning)
  3. to petition
    – write a petition for something to somebody; request formally and in writing 1
    to petition
    – write a petition for something to somebody; request formally and in writing 1
    • petition verb (petitions, petitioned, petitioning)

Conjugations for petition:

present
  1. petition
  2. petition
  3. petitions
  4. petition
  5. petition
  6. petition
simple past
  1. petitioned
  2. petitioned
  3. petitioned
  4. petitioned
  5. petitioned
  6. petitioned
present perfect
  1. have petitioned
  2. have petitioned
  3. has petitioned
  4. have petitioned
  5. have petitioned
  6. have petitioned
past continuous
  1. was petitioning
  2. were petitioning
  3. was petitioning
  4. were petitioning
  5. were petitioning
  6. were petitioning
future
  1. shall petition
  2. will petition
  3. will petition
  4. shall petition
  5. will petition
  6. will petition
continuous present
  1. am petitioning
  2. are petitioning
  3. is petitioning
  4. are petitioning
  5. are petitioning
  6. are petitioning
subjunctive
  1. be petitioned
  2. be petitioned
  3. be petitioned
  4. be petitioned
  5. be petitioned
  6. be petitioned
diverse
  1. petition!
  2. let's petition!
  3. petitioned
  4. petitioning
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for petition:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
action action; claim; demand; legal claim; petition act; action; action at law; action mechanism; activeness; activity; claim; deed; effect; hobby; influence; legal action; legal claim; military action; natural action; natural process; operation; pastime; working
address address; addressing; computer address; destination; domicile; dwelling place; e-mail address; email address; habitat; home; internet e-mail address; name and address; place of residence; reference; residence; savoir-faire; speech
appeal appeal; petition appeal; appealingness; attractiveness; charm; collection; enchantment; enticement; entreaty; fascination; ingathering; plea; prayer; request; solicitation; splendidness; supplication
claim action; claim; demand; legal claim; petition action; assert; assertion; call; claim; claim for compensation; claim for damages; demand; legal claim; legal ground; legal title; ownership; query; request; statement; title
demand action; claim; demand; legal claim; petition claim; demand; legal ground; legal title; need; ownership; query; reminder; request; requirement; title; urgent request
legal claim action; claim; demand; legal claim; petition action; claim; legal claim
memorial commemoration; commemorative column; commemorative stone; gravestone; memorial; memorial column; memorial pillar; memorial stone; monument; remembrance
orison orison; petition; prayer
petition action; appeal; claim; demand; legal claim; orison; petition; postulation; prayer; request
postulation petition; postulation; request postulation; predication
prayer orison; petition; prayer appeal; devotions; entreaty; grace; plea; prayer; request; supplicant; supplication
query claim; demand; enquiry; inquiry; interrogation; query; question; request
request petition; postulation; request HTTP request; appeal; asking; bid; bill; claim; definition of a problem; demand; entreaty; interpellation; motion; offer; plea; prayer; problem; proposal; query; question; request; supplication
supplication appeal; entreaty; invocation; plea; prayer; request; supplication
test combination; computer-test; criterion; exam; examination; experiment; mental test; mental testing; ordeal; preliminary examination; prelims; psychometric test; reagent; run; standard; test; testing; touchstone; trial; trial run; try; tryout
try attempt; effort; efforts; endeavor; endeavour; exertion; exertions; experiment; strain; test; try
try out première; try out
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
action accomplish; action; carry out; carry through; execute; fulfil; fulfill; litigate; process; sue
address accost; address; call; come up to; cover; deal; direct; handle; plow; put on an address; refer to; speak; treat; turn to
appeal appeal; apply to; ask; beg; examine; petition; pretest; query; request; require; test; try; try out appeal; appeal against; ask; attract; beg; beseech; implore; invoke; lodge an appeal; plead; pray; protest; query; request
apply for apply for; ask for; file a petition; petition; query; request
apply to appeal; apply to; ask; beg; examine; petition; pretest; query; request; require; test; try; try out
ask appeal; apply to; ask; beg; examine; petition; pretest; query; request; require; test; try; try out appeal; ask; beg; beseech; call for; demand; enquire; expect; implore; inquire; involve; necessitate; need; plead; postulate; pray; query; request; require; take; wonder
ask for apply for; ask for; file a petition; petition; query; request ask for; claim; invite
beg appeal; apply to; ask; beg; examine; petition; pretest; query; request; require; test; try; try out appeal; ask; beg; beseech; implore; plead; pray; query; request; solicit; tap
claim arrogate; ask for; claim; demand; exact; lay claim; lay claim to; take
demand ask; call for; claim; demand; exact; involve; lay claim to; necessitate; need; postulate; query; require; take; wonder
examine appeal; apply to; ask; beg; examine; petition; pretest; query; request; require; test; try; try out analyse; analyze; attempt; audit; canvas; canvass; check; control; count again; endeavor; endeavour; essay; examine; hear; inspect; look at; pretest; probe; prove; recount; scrutinise; scrutinize; search; see; see over; see round; strive; study; survey; test; try; try out; verify; view; visit; watch
file a petition apply for; ask for; file a petition; petition; query; request
petition appeal; apply for; apply to; ask; ask for; beg; examine; file a petition; petition; pretest; query; request; require; test; try; try out
pretest appeal; apply to; ask; beg; examine; petition; pretest; query; request; require; test; try; try out attempt; check; count again; endeavor; endeavour; examine; pretest; recount; strive; test; try; try out
query appeal; apply for; apply to; ask; ask for; beg; examine; file a petition; petition; pretest; query; request; require; test; try; try out appeal; ask; beg; beseech; demand; implore; plead; pray; query; question; request; wonder
request appeal; apply for; apply to; ask; ask for; beg; examine; file a petition; petition; pretest; query; request; require; test; try; try out appeal; ask; beg; beseech; bespeak; call for; implore; plead; pray; query; quest; request
require appeal; apply to; ask; beg; examine; petition; pretest; query; request; require; test; try; try out ask; call for; command; demand; expect; involve; necessitate; need; postulate; require; take; want
test appeal; apply to; ask; beg; examine; petition; pretest; query; request; require; test; try; try out attempt; check; control; count again; endeavor; endeavour; essay; examine; hear; inspect; pretest; proof; prove; put to the test; quiz; recount; sample; screen; strive; taste; test; try; try out; try s.o.'s mettle; verify
try appeal; apply to; ask; beg; examine; petition; pretest; query; request; require; test; try; try out adjudicate; assay; attempt; check; condemn; control; count again; endeavor; endeavour; essay; examine; fit; hear; inspect; judge; pretest; proof; prove; put to the test; recount; render; sample; seek; sentence; strain; stress; strive; taste; test; try; try on; try out; try s.o.'s mettle; verify
try out appeal; apply to; ask; beg; examine; petition; pretest; query; request; require; test; try; try out attempt; audition; check; count again; endeavor; endeavour; essay; examine; experiment; pretest; prove; recount; sample; strive; taste; test; try; try out
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
action action; approach; démarche; legal action; proceedings
address address; memorial; petition address; address on the cover
appeal appeal; document of appeal; notice of appeal
ask ask; inquire
ask for ask for; demand
beg beg
claim claim; demand; motion; put in a claim; request; require; take out a mining concession for
demand ask for; call for; claim; demand; motion; need; request; require; struggle; urge; want
examine be examined; examine; examine and empty; inspect; survey
memorial address; memorial; petition memorial; monument
petition address; memorial; petition; supplication
request call; call upon; claim; demand; proposal; request; suggestion; summon; urge
require call for; claim; damend; demand; need; require; reserve; want
supplication petition; supplication
test give a trial; test; try
try chasten; give a trial; purify; test; try

Related Words for "petition":

  • petitioning, petitions

Alternate Synonyms for "petition":


Related Definitions for "petition":

  1. a formal message requesting something that is submitted to an authority1
  2. reverent petition to a deity1
  3. write a petition for something to somebody; request formally and in writing1

Related Synonyms for petition



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