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English English - Definition of plead 
v. allege, argue; petition, solicit; entreat, appeal, implore
Spanish English To Spanish - plead 
v. alegar; abogar, defender; confesar; implorar, suplicar
French English To French - plead 
v. plaider, intervenir; intercéder; supplier, implorer
German English To German - plead 
v. plädieren; verteidigen; erflehen
Italian English To Italian - plead 
v. implorare, invocare; supplicare; (Dir) addurre un argomento a difesa; (Dir) fare una dichiarazione; (Dir) patrocinare
Portuguese English To Portuguese - plead 
v. alegar; defender; implorar
Russian English To Russian - plead 
г. защищать в суде, ходатайствовать, приводить в оправдание, ссылаться; делать заявление на суде, отвечать на обвинение; просить, обращаться с просьбой, умолять
Turkish English To Turkish - plead 
f. savunmak, müdafaa etmek, savunma yapmak, dava açmak, rica etmek, dilemek, yalvarmak, bahane etmek, mazeret göstermek, açıklamak, duyurmak, avukatlığını yapmak
Albanian English To Albanian - plead 
v. mbroj [drejt.], mbaj anën e dikujt, deklarohem [drejt.], lutem, lyp, nxjerr si shfajësim
Dutch English To Dutch - plead 
ww. bepleiten, verdedigen, verontschuldiging : als verontschuldiging aanvoeren, aanvoeren, voorwenden, zaak : zijn zaak uiteenzetten, pleiten
Greek English To Greek - plead 
ρήμ. συνηγορώ, ικετεύω, απαντώ εις κατηγορίαν, προφασίζομαι, αγορεύω, υπερασπίζω
ChineseS English To ChineseS - plead 
(动) 辩护, 恳求; 为辩护; 以...为理由, 以...为口实; 作为答辩提出; 承认
ChineseT English To ChineseT - plead 
(動) 辯護, 懇求; 為辯護; 以...為理由, 以...為口實; 作為答辯提出; 承認
Japanese English To Japanese - plead 
(動) 嘆願する; 弁護する; 言い訳する
Korean English To Korean - plead 
동. 변론하다; 변명하다, 항변하다; 간청하다
Definitions
verb: appeal or request earnestly Example:I pleaded with him to stop.
verb: enter a plea, as in courts of law Example:She pleaded not guilty.
verb: offer as an excuse or plea Example:She was pleading insanity.
verb: make an allegation in an action or other legal proceeding, especially answer the previous pleading of the other party by denying facts therein stated or by alleging new facts



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 Synonyms for plead
1. argue: debate, respond, persuade, reason
2. beg: appeal, implore, beseech, entreat, solicit, supplicate
3. defend: allege, answer, vouch, apologise, apologize, cite
Tenses for plead
Present participle: pleading
Present: plead (3.person: pleads)
Past: pleaded
Future: will plead
Present conditional: would plead
Present Perfect: have pleaded (3.person: has pleaded)
Past Perfect: had pleaded
Future Perfect: will have pleaded
Past conditional: would have pleaded


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