Pleader - definition, transcription

Amer.  |ˈpliːdər|
Brit.  |ˈpliːdə|

noun

- a lawyer who pleads cases in court (syn: advocate, counsel, counsellor, counselor, counselor-at-law)

Examples

He begged and pleaded, but she would not change her mind.

She couldn't afford a lawyer to plead her case.

“How do you plead?” asked the judge.

“We plead guilty, Your Honor.”

He agreed to plead to a lesser charge of manslaughter.

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