Synonyms of petition in English:

petition


See definition of petition

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