Spanish translation of 'pleading'
- (= entreaties)
⇒ special pleading
argumentos mpl especiosos
- [tone etc]
Example Sentences Including 'pleading'
Apparently there's a good prospect of his pleading guilty to manslaughter.Riot
She had written a pleading letter to the headmaster of Wrisley, asking for Mark to be allowed time off to come.The Ambassador's Women
I'll not give them the satisfaction of pleading guilty to just doing my job.AFTERMATH (2001)
Trends of 'pleading'
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- (= argue)
⇒ to plead sb's cause
hablar por algn,
interceder por algn
⇒ to plead sb's case(law)
defender a algn en juicio
- (as excuse)
⇒ to plead that
aducir or pretextar que
⇒ to plead ignorance
aducir or pretextar desconocimiento
⇒ to plead poverty
aducir or pretextar falta de medios económicos
⇒ he pleaded certain difficulties
adujo or pretextó la existencia de ciertas dificultades
- (= beg)
⇒ I pleaded and pleaded but it was no use
le supliqué mil veces pero de nada sirvió
⇒ to plead with sb (to do sth)
suplicar a algn (que haga algo)
⇒ to plead with sb for sth
rogar a algn que conceda algo
⇒ the village has pleaded for a new bridge for ten years
hace diez años que el pueblo viene reclamando un nuevo puente
- (as defendant)
- (as barrister)
⇒ how do you plead?
¿cómo se declara el acusado?
⇒ to plead guilty/not guilty
- (as 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
'pleading' in Other Languages
Translation of pleading from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary