Petitio Petitionary

Petition

Meanings and phrases

petition

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a formal message requesting something that is submitted to an authority; request; postulation
  2. reverent petition to a deity; prayer; orison

petition

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. write a petition for something to somebody; request formally and in writing

filed a petition

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Abraham Dorb filed a petition for bankruptcy in November 1932.
  • Copeland filed a petition for personal bankruptcy in October 1970.
  • However Crickitt filed a petition against Cator's election, accusing him of bribery.

online petition

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • An online petition for the suffragette statue received 74,000 signatures.
  • Amnesty International also organized an online petition calling for an inquiry.
  • "; the group, and its attached online petition, garnered more than 18,000 members.

signed a petition

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • At that point faculty members throughout Boston signed a petition to have Silber removed.
  • signed a petition to the state of Kansas which supported voting rights for women and blacks.
  • In 2017 200,000 people signed a petition, calling on the Spanish government to ban the organisation.

petition against

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Edward King printed and published a petition against Sir Edward.
  • The Family Research Council organized a petition against the designation.
  • Devotees have filed around 65 review petition against 28 September 2018 order.

submitted a petition

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Byrd's lawyers submitted a petition for writ of certiorari with the Supreme Court in March 2017.
  • In 2014, 69 residents of Seaview Harbor submitted a petition to leave Egg Harbor Township and join nearby Longport.
  • On 10 October 2012, Fujimori submitted a petition for presidential pardon on humanitarian grounds, due to tongue cancer.

petition calling

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Amnesty International also organized an online petition calling for an inquiry.
  • In 2016, Kurek circulated a petition calling for exhumation of the victims of the Jedwabne pogrom.
  • By 26 January, 5,600 people had signed an online petition calling on the Council to reconsider their decision.

presented a petition

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • GESO presented a petition with over 1100 signatures to the university in May 2015.
  • In 1916, it was active in support of women suffrage and presented a petition in favor of women suffrage to the authorities.
  • The first, held on April 30, presented a petition to the Yale administration with over 1000 signatures of graduate students.

petition signed

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He required her to submit a petition signed by citizens of the Mason area recommending her for the position.
  • The Flemish Literary Society requested his release through a petition signed by many, and in March 1921 Moens was set free.
  • A student protest included a petition signed by 300 other Barnard women, admitting that they too had broken the regulations against cohabitating.

election petition

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • St Clair issued an election petition against the results stating that Benn could not take his seat as he was disqualified.
  • DAP candidate M. Manogaran's election petition, had proven beyond reasonable doubt that money was given to voters during the campaign period.
  • Three humble voters confessedly backed by more powerful people, lodged an election petition against the new member on the ground that he and his agents had been guilty of bribery and corruption.

petition asking

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • On 6 September 1900, the islanders' leaders presented a petition asking that the islands (including Niue "if possible") be annexed as British territory.
  • On 6 September 1900, the leading islanders presented a petition asking that the islands (including Niue "if possible") should be annexed as British territory.
  • In April 2017, in response to a petition asking the Kinders to give the name back, Richard Kinder to wrote to the Superintendent of Houston Independent School District.

petition drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A petition drive was launched demanding Littlejohn be sacked.
  • While the petition drive for the 2014 effort failed, Johnson has continued to work towards marijuana reform.
  • Fans in Rockford, Illinois staged an (unsuccessful) petition drive to get Springsteen to add their city to the tour's routing.

petition filed

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • 30 June 1931 – Bankruptcy petition filed.
  • The petition filed by TimeGate listed total liabilities that ranged from $10 - $50 million, owed to creditors.
  • The High Court gave the order in response to a petition filed by Shafee Ahmed Chowdhury, a shareholder of the bank.
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