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Correct spelling:
plead

Synonyms:

noun
arraign, allow, ask, bring before, bring, appear, call.
persuade, prod, present, convince, spur, dissuade, encourage, prevail on, urge on, motivate.
examine, answer to, explain, argue, vouch, debate, advocate, account for, put down to, respond, prosecute, cross examine, avouch.
crave, pray, conjure, order, ask for, insist on something, CH, be, sue.
verb
apologize
atone, answer, confess, repent, defend, apologize, regret.
appeal
beseech, greet, entreat, entice, supplicate, implore, request, address, petition, accost, appeal, buttonhole, apply, invite, approach, beg, solicit.
beg, request
entreaty, cop a plea, Importune, solicit, ask, square things, supplicate, crawl, entreat, make up for, petition, pray, implore, crave, appeal, beseech.
communication
plead.
plead
allege, excuse, justify.
pleading
Begging.
present a defense
cite, put forward, present, maintain, use as excuse, respond, give evidence, advocate, answer charges, adduce, allege, declare, argue, vouch, assert, avouch, plea bargain.
request
query, want, question, desire, summon, probe, demand, bid, wish, seek, requisition, urge, inquire.
supported
Urged.
Examples of usage:
  1. But after Mr. Stevens's attack they could at least no longer plead ignorance of their faults. – The Booklover and His Books by Harry Lyman Koopman
  2. Lord, Lord, how he did plead with me! – The Desired Woman by Will N. Harben
  3. If, however, you think at all, after the curtain has fallen, you are likely to think that the Aventurieres have a case to plead against him. – The Short Works of George Meredith by George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009
  4. Indeed, all the arguments which have yet been advanced in favour of the higher education of men, plead equally strongly in favour of the higher education of women. – Character by Samuel Smiles
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