Sentence Examples


  • The plea was included in a petition to the first parliament of Charles II.
  • This petition, of course, was rejected.
  • With the royal sanction a petition was addressed to Sixtus IV.
  • No, I can't petition him myself--that would be too bold.
  • "To hand in a letter, a petition, to His Majesty," said Nicholas, with a tremor in his voice.