Synonyms of petition in English:

petition


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See Spanish definition of petición

noun

1‘about 7,000 people signed a petition objecting to the scheme’

SYNONYMS
appeal, round robin, list of protesters, list of signatures

2‘a steady stream of petitions to Allah were audible’

SYNONYMS
entreaty, supplication, plea, prayer, appeal, request, application, invocation, suit
archaic orison
rare imploration

verb

1‘human rights activists petitioned the king to release the hunger strikers’

SYNONYMS
appeal to, request, ask, call on, entreat, beg, implore, beseech, plead with, make a plea to, pray, apply to, solicit, press, urge, adjure, present one's suit to, importune
rare obsecrate