Thesaurus

petitioner

Synonyms and Antonyms of petitioner

one who asks earnestly for a favor or gift

  • the lottery winner was beset by a horde of petitioners, all of whom thought that they were most deserving of his charity
Synonyms of petitioner
Words Related to petitioner


Learn More about petitioner


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up petitioner? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

to clear from alleged fault or guilt

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!