Definitions and translations for "petition"

Definition of petition

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Noun
1. A formal, written request made to an official person or organized body, often containing many signatures.
2. A compilation of signatures built in order to exert moral authority in support of a specific cause.
3. A formal written request for judicial action.
4. A prayer; a supplication; an entreaty.
Verb
5. To make a request, commonly in written form.
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English - English - petition

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n. request, demand; plea, appeal
v. submit a request; appeal, plead; entreat, solicit
n. petition, request, demand; plea, appeal

English - Spanish - petition

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s. petición, demanda, instancia, pedimento, petitoria, reclamación, ruego, solicitación, solicitud, súplica
v. solicitar, dirigir una petición a, interpelar, pedir, presentar una petición a, presentar una solicitud a, suplicar; hacer una solicitud; presentar demanda a

English - French - petition

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n. pétition; requête; réclamation
v. adresser une pétition; présenter une requête; insister

English - German - petition

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n. Bitte; Bittschrift; Eingabe, Gesuch; Konkursantrag
v. Eingabe machen; Unterschriftenliste einreichen; Antrag auf Klage einreichen

English - Indonesian - petition

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n. permohonan, surat permohonan, petisi, rayuan, doa
v. mengajukan surat permohonan

English - Italian - petition

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s. petizione, istanza, domanda, richiesta; supplica; preghiera; (Dir) ricorso
v. rivolgere una supplica a, presentare una petizione a

English - Polish - petition

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n. petycja, prośba {sąd.}, modlitwa {rel.}
v. petycja: wnieść petycję

English - Portuguese - petition

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s. petição; memorial; rogo, súplica
v. fazer uma petição; entregar um abaixo assinado; pedir; suplicar; implorar; insistir

English - Romanian - petition

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n. cerere, petiţie, rugăciune, rugăminte
v. înainta o cerere către, ruga, cere, petiţiona

English - Russian - petition

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с. ходатайство, прошение, петиция, мольба, просьба
г. подавать прошение, ходатайствовать

English - Turkish - petition

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f. dilekçe vermek, rica etmek, istirham etmek
i. talep, rica, istirham, dilek, dilekçe

English - Ukrainian - petition

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n. петиція, благання, пестиція
v. петиція: звертатися з петицією, клопотатися, благати, заява: подавати заяву

German - English - petition

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n. petition

English - Dutch - petition

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zn. verzoek, verzoekschrift, smeekschrift, petitie, rekest, petitionnement, bede, adres
ww. verzoeken, smeken, petitie indienen, verzoek richten tot

English - Greek - petition

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ουσ. αίτηση, υπόμνημα, αναφορά
ρήμ. ικετεύω, παρακαλώ, κάνω αίτηση

German - Spanish - petition

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n. súplica (f), solicitud (f), petición (f)

German - French - petition

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n. pétition (f)

German - Italian - petition

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n. petizione (f)

German - Russian - petition

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n. петиция (f), прошение (f)

German - Turkish - petition

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i. dilekçe (f), başvuru (f)

English - Arabic - petition

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‏عريضة، إسترحام، توسل‏
‏رفع عريضة، قدم عريضة، إلتمس‏

English - Chinese - petition

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(名) 请愿, 陈情书, 诉状
(动) 向...请愿; 祈求; 请求; 请愿; 请求

English - Chinese - petition

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(名) 請願, 陳情書, 訴狀
(動) 向...請願; 祈求; 請求; 請願; 請求

English - Hindi - petition

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n. सिफ़ारिश, सानुरोध याचना, प्रार्थना, याचिका, अर्ज़ी, दरख़ास्त, विनती-पत्र, गिड़गिड़ाहट
v. पक्ष में कहना, सिफ़ारिश करना, प्रार्थना करना, निवेदन करना

English - Japanese - petition

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(名) 請願書, 嘆願, 要求; 申し立て
(動) 請願する, 要求する, 嘆願する; 申し立てる

English - Korean - petition

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명. 청원, 소원; 탄원
동. 청원하다; 간청하다, 호소하다; 애걸하다

English - Vietnamese - petition

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n. lời cầu nguyện, lời khẩn nguyện, lời yêu cầu, đơn thỉnh cầu
v. cầu xin, yêu cầu

German - Chinese - petition

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[die] pl.Petitionen 请愿。请求。请愿书。申请书。
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Synonyms for petition
1. ask: appeal, request, beg, entreat, pray, solicit
2. appeal: application, entreaty, prayer, request, solicitation, suit, supplication
Verb forms for petition
Present participle: petitioning
Present: petition (3.person: petitions)
Past: petitioned
Future: will petition
Present conditional: would petition
Present Perfect: have petitioned (3.person: has petitioned)
Past Perfect: had petitioned
Future Perfect: will have petitioned
Past conditional: would have petitioned