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Indeed I did not stand as a beggar at the Parliament door, for I never was at the Parliament-House, nor stood I ever at the door as I do know or can remember; not as a petitioner I am sure.
Margaret Cavendish

Meaning of "petitioner" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF PETITIONER

petitioner  [pɪˈtɪʃənə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PETITIONER

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Petitioner is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES PETITIONER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Petitioner

A petitioner is a person who pleads with governmental institution for a legal remedy or a redress of grievances, through use of a petition.

Definition of petitioner in the English dictionary

The definition of petitioner in the dictionary is a person who presents a petition. Other definition of petitioner is the plaintiff in a divorce suit.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH PETITIONER


auditioner
ɔːˈdɪʃənə
commissioner
kəˈmɪʃənə
conditioner
kənˈdɪʃənə
decommissioner
ˌdiːkəˈmɪʃənə
exhibitioner
ˌɛksɪˈbɪʃənə
foundationer
faʊnˈdeɪʃənə
malpractitioner
ˌmælprækˈtɪʃənə
missioner
ˈmɪʃənə
munitioner
mjuːˈnɪʃənə
musicianer
mjuːˈzɪʃənə
parishioner
pəˈrɪʃənə
partitioner
pɑːˈtɪʃənə
physicianer
fɪˈzɪʃənə
practitioner
prækˈtɪʃənə
probationer
prəˈbeɪʃənə
stationer
ˈsteɪʃənə
subcommissioner
ˌsʌbkəˈmɪʃənə
tensioner
ˈtenʃənə
traditioner
trəˈdɪʃənə
vacationer
vəˈkeɪʃənə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PETITIONER

petit four
petit juror
petit jury
petit larcenist
petit larceny
petit mal
petit point
petite
petite bourgeoisie
petiteness
petitio
petitio principii
petition
petitionary
petitionings
petitionist
petitory
petits bourgeois
petits fours
petits pois

WORDS THAT END LIKE PETITIONER

actioner
air-conditioner
confectioner
executioner
family practitioner
fire commissioner
general practitioner
hair conditioner
high commissioner
medical practitioner
motioner
nurse practitioner
pensioner
portioner
provisioner
questioner
resolutioner
revolutioner
toner
versioner
visioner

Synonyms and antonyms of petitioner in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «petitioner» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PETITIONER

Find out the translation of petitioner to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of petitioner from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «petitioner» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

请愿
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

peticionario
570 millions of speakers

English

petitioner
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

याचिकाकर्ता
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الالتماس
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

заявитель
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

peticionário
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

আবেদনকারী
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

pétitionnaire
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pempetisyen
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Antragsteller
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

申立人
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

청원
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Petisi
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

bảo lãnh
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

மனுதாரர்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

अर्जदार
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

dilekçe sahibi
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

richiedente
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

petycję
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

заявник
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

petiționar
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

αναφέρων
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

ster
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Ställaren
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

klageren
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of petitioner

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PETITIONER»

The term «petitioner» is quite widely used and occupies the 37.184 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PETITIONER» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about petitioner

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3 QUOTES WITH «PETITIONER»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word petitioner.
1
Margaret Cavendish
Indeed I did not stand as a beggar at the Parliament door, for I never was at the Parliament-House, nor stood I ever at the door as I do know or can remember; not as a petitioner I am sure.
2
Lajos Kossuth
I came not to your glorious shores to enjoy a happy rest - I came not to gather triumphs of personal distinction, but as a humble petitioner, in my country's name, as its freely chosen constitutional leader, to entreat your generous aid.
3
Toby Young
I think I've been wishing for celebrity for so long that I've got used to being someone who's petitioning the establishment for acceptance... my whole schtick, my whole identity, is so wrapped up in being a petitioner that I don't really know how to react now that petition has been granted.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PETITIONER»

Discover the use of petitioner in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to petitioner and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Robert Durall, petitioner v. Kenneth Quinn, respondent, on ...
Argues that the Supreme Court's decision in Blakely v. Washington did not create a new rule of criminal procedure.
Robert Durall, Thomas C. Goldstein, Pamela S. Karlan, 2009
2
Parliamentary Debates: Official Report : ... Session of the ...
The three allegations in the petition whicb he thought it necessary to notice were, first, the arrest of the petitioner j secondly, his being detained in prison after, as he states, the government had pronounced him innocent ; and, thirdly, the ...
Thomas C. Hansard, 1805
3
Parliamentary Papers, House of Commons and Command
The petitioner passed to this capital with the corresponding passport of the Secretary to Government in May 1826, which passport remains in your possession. The Petitioner having proceeded to establish himself with his family at the town of ...
Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons, 1831
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Congressional Serial Set
On receiving the aforesaid proposition from said Fisk, your petitioner consulted with some friends, and was induced to accept the proposition, on tbe ground that he should thereby save expense to himself, though ho las no doubt that he had a  ...
‎1828
5
The Complete Guide to Divorce Practice: Forms and Procedures ...
Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus and Restraining Order PETITION FOR THE WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS AND RESTRAINING ORDER Comes now Petitioner , , individually and as legal guardian of and , minors, and petitions this court for a  ...
Larry Rice, 2005
6
House Documents, Otherwise Publ. as Executive Documents: ...
your petitioner has had no opportunity whatever of submitting the legality of his trial to any tribunal whatever ; that your petitioner, before pleading to the indictment preferred against your petitioner, objected to plead to the said indictment upon ...
United States. Congress. House, 1868
7
Papers Relating to Foreign Affairs
Your petitioner humbly submits that a reading of thejudgments delivered in the court of criminal appeal is sullicient to establish that, in point of fact, as the case was tried, he was convicted on the evidence of Corydon alone, against both the ...
United States. Department of State, 1868
8
Certain Seamless Carbon and Alloy Standard, Line, and ...
United Slates Price and Foreign Market Value For purposes of these initiations, no adjustments were made to petitioner's calculations. If it becomes necessary at a later date to consider these petitions as a source of best information available ...
United States International Trade Commission, 1994
9
Reports of the United States Tax Court, Volume 128, January ...
they wanted to deliver to petitioner." See supra p. 69 (emphasis added). Our finding is almost a verbatim recitation of a stipulated fact. From that stipulation, we draw the inference that vendors had discretion to, but were not required to, return to ...
Tax Court (U.S.)
10
The Legal Environment of Business: Text and Cases -- ...
519, 124 S.Ct. 1019, 157 L.Ed.2d 1016. Justice O'CONNOR delivered the opinion of the Court. Jr Jr Jr Jr On February 24, 2000, after a grand jury indicted petitioner [John J. Fellers] for conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine, Lincoln Police ...
Frank Cross, Roger Miller, 2008

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PETITIONER»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term petitioner is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Nestlé Healthcare Nutrition, Inc. v. Steuben Foods, Inc., Denying …
Petitioner argued that “the Board's decision not to institute was based upon a legally erroneous construction of the term 'aseptic.'” Further, even ... «The National Law Review, Jul 15»
2
(Un)change.org petitioner unsure how to move forward
(Un)change.org petitioner unsure how to move forward. By Lakeidra Chavis July 23, 2015 Community, Juneau, Nation & World, Southeast, Syndicated, Top ... «Ktoo, Jul 15»
3
Claim preclusion does not bar additional discovery relating to privity …
The patent owner previously sought and obtained that same discovery in an earlier IPR involving the patent owner and the petitioner. In that ... «Lexology, Jul 15»
4
Naugatuck Petitioner Won't Seek Second Referendum
Naugatuck Petitioner Won't Seek Second Referendum. Matt Katra still thinks the budget is too high, but won't pull petitions for a second ... «Patch.com, Jul 15»
5
HC directs police to probe petitioner's complaint
The Madras High Court today directed police to probe within four weeks a petitioner's complaint seeking action against Prohibition Enforcement ... «Business Standard, Jul 15»
6
Torre de Manila to set bad precedent if not demolished –petitioner
"Ito ang aming kinakatakutan, na dadami pa ang building katulad ng Torre de Manila," William Jasarino, legal counsel for petitioner Knights of ... «GMA News, Jul 15»
7
PTAB Guidance on its View of Petitioner Estoppel: Westlake …
Last week, the Board provided an opinion to offer guidance on its view of the scope of petitioner estoppel. The Westlake Services v. «The National Law Review, Jul 15»
8
SC asks petitioner to file leave-to-appeal
The Supreme Court yesterday asked a writ petitioner to file a regular leave-to-appeal petition seeking permission for moving a regular appeal ... «The Daily Star, Jul 15»
9
High Court asks Petitioner to deposit security amount
"It is observed that this Petitioner is in the habit of filing many PILs. In fact, one PIL with regard to functioning of Shri Saibaba Sansthan Trust is ... «legalera.in, Jul 15»
10
On Moral Grounds, I Ask For Resignation Of Rajeev Shukla …
Patna, July 19 (ANI): Petitioner in the IPL Case Aditya Verma on Sunday claimed IPL chairman Rajeev Shukla's statement saying IPL governing council has ... «Oneindia, Jul 15»

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