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Petition

Pronunciation of Petition
/pətˈɪʃən/, /pətˈɪʃən/, /p_ə_t_ˈɪ_ʃ_ə_n/

Antonyms for petition:

command.

Synonyms for petition:

Sense 2 (noun)

sue.

appeal (noun)

solicitation, invocation, bid, invitation, plea, prayer, entreaty, supplication, application.

appeal, plea (noun)

suit, prayer, application, invocation, request, solicitation, entreaty, supplication, address.

communication (noun)

postulation, request.

mediation (noun)

intercession.

petition (noun)

prayer, request, orison, postulation.

plea (noun)

excuse, suit, defense, justification, explanation.

request (noun)

probe, want, desire, question, urge, summons, demand, wish, inquiry, requisition, query.

Sense 2

grace, sue, dictate.

Sense 3

case.

insistence

importunity.

request

beg, request, ask.

appeal (verb)

approach, beseech, request, entreat, accost, appeal, address, plead, invite, greet, entice, buttonhole, apply, solicit, beg, implore, supplicate.

plead, appeal for (verb)

entreat, supplicate, seek, sue, Impetrate, urge, solicit, beg, beseech, ask, implore, pray.

request (verb)

seek, summon, inquire.

Usage examples for petition:

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Vetoed

Refused, Refused, destroyed, dismissed, dissolved, divorced, extinguished, invalidated, neutralized, nullified.

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