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See definition of petitioned on Dictionary.com
  • as inrequested
  • as insolicited

synonyms for petitioned

  • desired
  • needed
  • appealed
  • asked
  • demanded
  • hunted
  • requisitioned
  • solicited
  • sought
  • wished
  • approached
  • invited
  • requested
  • asked for
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How to use petitioned in a sentence

Thousands of college students have signed petitions to cancel online-proctor deals in California, Colorado, Florida, Massachusetts, New York, Ohio, Texas, Wisconsin and Washington state.
CHEATING-DETECTION COMPANIES MADE MILLIONS DURING THE PANDEMIC. NOW STUDENTS ARE FIGHTING BACK.DREW HARWELLNOVEMBER 12, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Judge Brenda Penny ruled against immediately removing Britney Spears’s father from the conservatorship of her estate as Spears requested earlier this summer, although she has not ruled out future petitions for his removal or suspension.
WHY BRITNEY SPEARS’S FANS ARE CONVINCED SHE’S BEING HELD CAPTIVECONSTANCE GRADYNOVEMBER 11, 2020VOX
The petition must be filed within 48 hours of the count’s completion.
HOW RECOUNTS WORK IN GEORGIA, WISCONSIN AND OTHER KEY STATESBRITTANY SHAMMAS, EMMA BROWN, JON SWAINENOVEMBER 6, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Still, she said, the state’s clerks were prepared to conduct a recount if a petition was received to do so.
HOW A WISCONSIN RECOUNT WOULD WORKROSALIND HELDERMAN, KIM BELLWARE, DAN SIMMONS, PETER KENDALLNOVEMBER 4, 2020WASHINGTON POST
I answered a Facebook post and signed a petition, which led to several conversations about pandemic support for folks like me and how to advocate for things like additional stimulus funding from our elected officials.
I’M A MICHIGANDER WHO’S ALWAYS VOTED REPUBLICAN. BUT THE PRESIDENT HAS FAILED USJAKEMETHNOVEMBER 1, 2020FORTUNE
Some went as far as to start a petition for Google to allow advertisers to opt-out.
PROACTIVELY BUILDING NEGATIVE KEYWORD LISTS IN GOOGLE ADS IS NOW MORE IMPORTANT THAN EVERELIOT SHINEROCTOBER 21, 2020SEARCH ENGINE LAND
The Supreme Court will probably be hearing emergency petitions up to Election Day.
SUPREME COURT SPLIT IN PA. ELECTION CASE RAISES QUESTIONS ABOUT HOW A JUSTICE BARRETT WOULD RULESEUNG MIN KIM, ROBERT BARNESOCTOBER 20, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Before buying today’s newspaper ad, Mozilla had launched separate petitions against Facebook’s group recommendations and Twitter’s trending topics that in total garnered about 30,000 signatures in support.
MOZILLA TAKES AIM AT FACEBOOK’S MARK ZUCKERBERG AND TWITTER’S JACK DORSEYDANIELLE ABRILOCTOBER 20, 2020FORTUNE
The new law shifted the burden of proof from the school itself to those lodging the complaint, and it required a petition with signatures from the equivalent of 10 percent of the district’s school population.
HUNDREDS OF SCHOOLS ARE STILL USING NATIVE AMERICANS AS TEAM MASCOTSHOPE ALLCHINOCTOBER 12, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Redditors who were angry at those bans then attacked Pao, launching petitions calling for her resignation.
HOW THE TRUTH WAS MURDEREDABBY OHLHEISEROCTOBER 7, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
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WORDS RELATED TO PETITIONED

  • appealed
  • asked
  • demanded
  • desired
  • hunted
  • needed
  • petitioned
  • requisitioned
  • solicited
  • sought
  • wished
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.