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  Words related to plea

Related / Similar Words: supplication

 

Definition:
  • an answer indicating why a suit should be dismissed;
  • (law) a defendant''s answer by a factual matter (as distinguished from a demurrer);
  • a humble request for help from someone in authority;

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    Hyponyms: counterplea, dilatory plea, insanity plea, plea of insanity

     

    Part Meronyms: trial

     

    Derivational Morphology: supplicate

     

    Anagrams: leap, pale, peal, Alep

     

     
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