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plea
British English: /pliː/
American English: /pli/

Translation of plea in French:

noun

  • 1 (for tolerance, mercy etc)
    (for money, food) for de
    her plea that the school (should) be kept open
    son appel pour que l'école soit maintenue
    to make a plea for aid
    lancer un appel à l'aide
    his plea for the homeless
    son appel en faveur des sans-abri
    she ignored his pleas
    elle est restée sourde à ses prières
  • 2 (Law)to make ou enter a plea of guilty/not guilty to make a plea of self-defence/insanity
    plaider la légitime défense/la démence
  • 3 (excuse) on the plea that …
    sous prétexte que …

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