Definitions For Petition


  • A formal message requesting something that is submitted to an authority
  • Reverent petition to a deity
  • To ask (a person, group, or organization) for something in a formal way


  • Write a petition for something to somebody; request formally and in writing

Is Petition a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Petition is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Petition in a Sentence

  • They collected 2,000 signatures on a petition demanding that women be allowed to join the club.
  • Would you like to sign our petition?
  • We presented a petition to the legislature to change the law.
  • The organization petitioned the government to investigate the issue.
  • All people had the right to petition the king for help.
  • She petitioned to join their club.

Synonyms for Petition

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