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We found 52 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word petition:
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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. petition: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. petition: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. petition: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. petition: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. petition: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. petition, petition: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Petition, petition: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. petition: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. petition: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. petition: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. petition: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. petition: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. petition: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. petition (n.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. petition: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. petition: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Petition (disambiguation), Petition (film), Petition (horse), Petition: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Petition: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. petition: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. petition: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. Petition (f), petition: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. petition: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. Petition: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  24. petition: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. petition: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. petition: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. petition: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. petition: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. petition: ODLIS: Online Dictionary of Library and Information Science [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (15 matching dictionaries)
  1. petition: Webster's New World Law Dictionary [home, info]
  2. Petition: Duhaime's Canadian law dictionary [home, info]
  3. petition: Law.com Dictionary [home, info]
  4. petition: Everybody's Legal Dictionary [home, info]
  5. PETITION: DS Dictionary [home, info]
  6. Petition: DivorceNet.com (Annotated Divorce Law Dictionary) [home, info]
  7. petition: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  8. PETITION, PETITION, Petition, petition, petition, petition, petition, petition, petition, petition, petition, petition, petition, petition, petition: Bernstein's Dictionary of Bankruptcy Terminology [home, info]
  9. Petition: GLOSSARY OF LEGISLATIVE TERMS [home, info]
  10. PETITION: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]
  11. Petition: International Law Dictionary [home, info]
  12. Petition: INSOLVENCY [home, info]
  13. petition: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  14. petition: Financial dictionary [home, info]
  15. petition: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. petition: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Petition: National MCH Center for Child Death Review [home, info]
  2. petition: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. petition: Sound-Alike Words [home, info]
  2. petition: Idioms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Petition: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (petition)

noun:  a formal message requesting something that is submitted to an authority
noun:  reverent petition to a deity
verb:  write a petition for something to somebody; request formally and in writing

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Phrases that include petition:   the petition of right, antidumping petition, bankruptcy petition preparer, bark petition, beggars petition, more...

Words similar to petition:   request, communion, orison, petitionary, petitioned, petitioner, petitioning, prayer, ask, implore, more...

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