Nouns (6)
?
postulation, petition, request
n. a formal message requesting something that is submitted to an authority
orison, petition, prayer
n. reverent petition to a deity
Verbs (1)
?
petition
v. write a petition for something to somebody; request formally and in writing
Adverbs (0)
?
There are no items for this category
Adjectives (0)
?
There are no items for this category
Fuzzynyms (23)
?
dictation, bidding, bid, command
n. an authoritative direction or instruction to do something
plea, supplication
n. a humble request for help from someone in authority
suit
n. a petition or appeal made to a person of superior status or rank
litany
n. any long and tedious address or recital; "the patient recited a litany of complaints"; "a litany of failures"
charge
v. instruct or command with authority; "The teacher charged the children to memorize the poem"
request
v. inquire for (information); "I requested information from the secretary"
pray, implore, beg
v. call upon in supplication; entreat; "I beg you to stop!"
plead
v. appeal or request earnestly; "I pleaded with him to stop"
bid
v. make a serious effort to attain something; "His campaign bid for the attention of the poor population"
communicate, commune
v. receive Communion, in the Catholic church
apply
v. ask (for something); "He applied for a leave of absence"; "She applied for college"; "apply for a job"
demand
v. summon to court
summon
v. ask to come; "summon a lawyer"
canvas
v. cover with canvas; "She canvassed the walls of her living room so as to conceal the ugly cracks"
seek
v. inquire for; "seek directions from a local"
litigate
v. engage in legal proceedings
Synonyms (0)
?
There are no items for this category
Antonyms (0)
?
There are no items for this category
petition
© Copyright Vantage Linguistics. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by iSEEK.