alphabet

Plea

Pronunciation of Plea
/plˈiː/, /plˈiː/, /p_l_ˈiː/

Antonyms for plea:

charge.

Synonyms for plea:

Sense 1 (noun)

order.

Sense 2 (noun)

pleading.

Sense 3 (noun)

Imploration.

appeal (noun)

bid, prayer, solicitation, invocation, invitation, approach, entreaty, address, supplication, request, appeal, application, petition.

begging request (noun)

entreaty, supplication, petition, suit, Imploration, solicitation, prayer, appeal, application.

communication (noun)

supplication.

excuse, defense (noun)

claim, pleading, justification, vindication, apology, explanation, alibi, pretext.

plea (noun)

explanation, supplication, suit, defense.

pretext (noun)

justification, alibi, red herring, pretense, affirmation, pretext, rationale, loop-hole, smoke screen, claim, excuse, reason, white lie, stratagem.

Sense 1

Imploration, clarion call, begging bowl, theory.

Sense 2

pleading, sos, open invitation, contention, weapon, declaration.

Sense 3

clamor.

Sense 4

cry.

Sense 5

commission.

Sense 12

order.

Sense 14

call.

Usage examples for plea:

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