Italian translation of 'plead'
Word forms: past tense past participle pleaded pled, especially US
to plead sb's case or (law) to plead sb's cause (figurative)
perorare la causa di qn
- (as excuse, ignorance)
addurre come (or a) pretestoto plead insanity (law)
invocare l'infermità mentale
to plead with sb (to do sth)
supplicare or implorare qn (di fare qc)to plead for sth (beg for)
implorare qc(make speech in favour of)
parlare in favore di qche was pleading for mercy
- (law, lawyer)
to plead for
perorare in favore dito plead guilty/not guilty (defendant)
Example Sentences Including 'plead'
Now they'd established contact again, she might let him plead his case.Death Speaks Softly
Warburton had a light touch, and advised anyone calling on Mrs Maslin to plead a minor ailment.The Innocents at Home (A Superintendent Kenworthy novel)
You told me yourself Emerald wasn't interested in hearing me plead my case.Yellow Bird
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Translation of plead from the Collins English to Italian Dictionary