"Petition" • Chinese-English Dictionary

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 zhēng qiú to solicit / to seek / to request (opinions, feedback etc) / to petition
 shēn qǐng shū application / application form / petition (to higher authorities)
 qǐng yuàn petition (for action to be taken)
 qǐng yuàn shū petition
 chéng wén petition (submitted to a superior)
 chéng to present to a superior / memorial / petition / to present (a certain appearance) / to assume (a shape) / to be (a certain color)
 bǐng to make a report (to a superior) / to give / to endow / to receive / petition
 qiān chéng petition (submitted to a superior)
访 xìn fǎng complaint letter / petition letter / see also 上訪|上访[shang4 fang3]
 shàng shū to write a letter (to the authorities) / to present a petition
访 shàng fǎng to seek an audience with higher-ups (esp. government officials) to petition for sth
退 gào tuì to petition for retirement (old) / to ask for leave to withdraw / to ask to be excused
 qún tǐ xìng shì jiàn mass incident (PRC term for incidents of social unrest, including rioting, melees and petition campaigns)
 Liú Xiǎo bō Liu Xiaobo (1955-2017), Beijing writer and human rights activist, organizer of petition Charter 2008 零八憲章|零八宪章[Ling2 ba1 Xian4 zhang1], Nobel Peace Prize laureate in 2010
 líng bā xiàn zhāng Charter 08, PRC pro-democracy petition of December 2008
饿- 10亿饿  Petition to End Hunger - 1 Billion Hungry Campaign / 1 billion hungry Petition to end Hunger
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