French translation of 'plea'
- (= request)
appel ma plea for help
un appel à l'aidea plea for sb to do sth
un appel pour que qn fasse qch
⇒ She made a plea for anybody with information to contact the police.
Elle lança un appel pour que toute personne en possession d'informations contacte la police.
⇒ a plea of not guilty
un plaidoyer de non-culpabilité
⇒ He murdered his wife but got off on a plea of insanity.
Il a assassiné sa femme mais le jury a prononcé un verdict de non-culpabilité pour aliénation mentale.
Example Sentences Including 'plea'
The look in her eyes, a mixture of accusation and a mute plea.LOST SUMMER (2002)
The latter was supposed to have held out her empty glass with the plea : `Dinkie darling!Absolute Truths
She remembered his last desperate plea to her to come to America with him; she remembered the final telephone call.The Ambassador's Women
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Translation of plea from the Collins English to French Dictionary