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petition

noun [C]
 
 
/pəˈtɪʃ.ən/
a document signed by a large number of people demanding or requesting some action from the government or another authority
请愿书
I signed a petition against the proposed closure of the local hospital today.
今天我在反对关闭当地医院的请愿书上签了名。
Making appeals and requests
legal a formal letter to a court of law requesting a particular legal action
(向法院递交的)上诉书,诉状
She's filing a petition for divorce.
她将要递交离婚诉状。
Making appeals and requests
Translations of “petition”
in Arabic عَريضة…
in Korean 탄원서…
in Malaysian petisyen…
in French pétition…
in Turkish dilekçe…
in Italian petizione, ricorso…
in Chinese (Traditional) 請願書, (向法院遞交的)申訴書,訴狀…
in Russian прошение, петиция…
in Polish petycja…
in Vietnamese đơn…
in Spanish petición, instancia…
in Portuguese abaixo-assinado, petição…
in Thai การร้องเรียน…
in German das Gesuch…
in Catalan petició…
in Japanese 請願書, 陳情書…
in Indonesian petisi…
(Definition of petition noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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