petition - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate petition

petition is hyphenated as pe-ti-tion

How to pronounce petition

petition is pronounced p ɪ´tɪʃən

Number of syllables in petition

The number of syllables in petition is 3

What part of speech in petition?

petition can be a transitive verb or a noun or an intransitive verb

How common in the word petition?

petition is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does petition convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'petition'

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Common collocations before 'petition'

after, answer, came, come, divorce, even, has, make, men, mother, now, right, sign, under, will

Common collocations of 'petition'

after, answer, came, can, come, did, divorce, even, father, great, has, how, lawyer, let, make, man, men, might, mother, name, now, over, place, present, pressure, right, sign, under, why, will

Words with similar spelling to petition

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Common Verb Collocations of petition

be, can, contain, deny, dismiss, do, draw, file, give, grant, have, hear, may, mention, must, name, present, receive, refer, say, send, set, shall, should, sign, state, submit, take, verify, will

Common Conjunction Collocations of petition

and, but, either, nor, or, plus

Lists containing petition

Synonyms of 'address'
Synonyms of 'Angelus'
Synonyms of 'appeal'
Synonyms of 'application'
Synonyms of 'apply'
Synonyms of 'Ave Maria'
Synonyms of 'beg'
Synonyms of 'beseech'
Synonyms of 'besiege'
Synonyms of 'call'
Synonyms of 'claim'
Synonyms of 'collect'
Synonyms of 'communion'
Synonyms of 'contemplation'
Synonyms of 'demand'
Synonyms of 'desire'
Synonyms of 'entreaty'
Common Noun Collocations of alleged
Common Noun Collocations of agonized
Common Verb Collocations of assemble
Common Noun Collocations of dismissed
Common Noun Collocations of denied
Common Noun Collocations of demanding
Common Noun Collocations of dutiful
Common Noun Collocations of divorce
Common Noun Collocations of declaration
Common Noun Collocations of dismiss
Common Noun Collocations of drip
Common Noun Collocations of decree
Common Noun Collocations of duly
Common Noun Collocations of dismissing
Common Noun Collocations of drafted
Common Noun Collocations of demonstrations
Common Noun Collocations of dissolution
Common Noun Collocations of election
Common Noun Collocations of electors
Common Verb Collocations of eased
Common Verb Collocations of excused
Common Noun Collocations of file
Common Noun Collocations of filed
Common Noun Collocations of filing
Common Noun Collocations of fervently
Common Noun Collocations of forwarded
Common Verb Collocations of gentler
Common Verb Collocations of grievances
Common Noun Collocations of humble
Common Noun Collocations of herein
Common Noun Collocations of inhabitants
Common Noun Collocations of involuntary
Common Noun Collocations of injunction
Common Noun Collocations of jowl
Common Noun Collocations of legislature
Common Noun Collocations of lawsuits
Common Noun Collocations of libel
Common Verb Collocations of legislature
Common Verb Collocations of lobbying
Common Noun Collocations of nominating
Common Noun Collocations of naturalization
Common Noun Collocations of nullity
Common Verb Collocations of nullity
Common Noun Collocations of objecting
Common Verb Collocations of obstructing
Common Noun Collocations of presented
Common Noun Collocations of pardon
Common Noun Collocations of prayed
Common Noun Collocations of praying
Common Noun Collocations of protests
Common Noun Collocations of protesting
Common Noun Collocations of presenting
Common Noun Collocations of requesting
Common Noun Collocations of signed
Common Noun Collocations of strung
Common Noun Collocations of unseated