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British English: /pɪˈtɪʃ(ə)n/
American English: /pəˈtɪʃ(ə)n/

Translation of petition in Italian:


  • 1 (document) a petition protesting against, calling for something
    una petizione per protestare contro, per chiedere qualcosa
    a petition signed by 10,000 people
    una petizione con 10.000 firme
  • 3 (Law) a petition for divorce
    una domanda di divorzio
    a petition in bankruptcy
    un'istanza di fallimento
    to present a petition (in private bill) to file one's petition
    depositare una richiesta o un'istanza
    a petition for reprieve
    una domanda di grazia

transitive verb

  • presentare una petizione a (person, body, government)
    (Law)to petition the court for something
    presentare un'istanza di qualcosa al tribunale

intransitive verb

  • 1 (Law)
    fare una petizione
  • 2to petition for divorce
    chiedere il divorzio
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