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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.
atone, answer, confess, repent, defend, apologize, regret.
beseech, greet, entreat, entice, supplicate, implore, request, address, petition, accost, appeal, buttonhole, apply, invite, approach, beg, solicit.
entreaty, cop a plea, Importune, solicit, ask, square things, supplicate, crawl, entreat, make up for, petition, pray, implore, crave, appeal, beseech.
allege, excuse, justify.
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.
query, want, question, desire, summon, probe, demand, bid, wish, seek, requisition, urge, inquire.
Examples of usage:
– The Booklover and His Books by Harry Lyman Koopman
– The Desired Woman by Will N. Harben
– The Short Works of George Meredith by George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009
– Character by Samuel Smiles