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petition

Synonyms and Antonyms of petition

an earnest request

  • a flurry of petitions from eating and drinking establishments to be exempt from the new antismoking regulations
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petition

Synonyms and Antonyms of petition

to make a request to (someone) in an earnest or urgent manner

  • petitioned the judge to be excused from jury duty for financial hardship
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bludge [chiefly Australian & New Zealand], cadge, mooch, sponge

ask, desire, invoke, request, sue

claim, coerce, command, compel, demand, force, insist, require

Phrases Synonymous with petition

call on (or upon)

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