Sentence Examples

  • Shaftesbury, with fifteen other peers, petitioned the king that it might as usual be held in the capital.
  • The dukedom for which Arundel had petitioned Charles I.
  • The congress of zemstvos, hitherto the focus of Liberalism, had petitioned the government, before the opening of the third Duma, to take measures for the restoration of order.
  • Congress was petitioned to organize a separate Territory.
  • The people petitioned for the punishment of those who were responsible for the execution of Matthias and his associates and for the removal of the high priest.

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