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plead guilty v.
plaider coupable
[Bus.]

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v.
plaider non coupable
[Bus.]
v.
supplier ; implorer
v.
plaider
[Bus.]
v.
supplier
[Bus.]
v.
invoquer le cinquième amendement (vi.) ; éluder la question (vi.)
v.
plaider non coupable
[Bus.]
exp.
invoquer l'ignorance
exp.
implorer qch
exp.
implorer qn
exp.
implorer grâce
exp.
demander grâce
exp.
en appeler à la clémence des juges
adj.
coupable
[Bus.]
exp.
plaider la cause de qn
exp.
invoquer le Cinquième Amendement
exp.
Comment plaide le défendeur ?
adj.
non coupable
v.
reconnaître coupable
[Bus.]
pr. part
reconnaissant coupable
[Bus.]
exp.
se sentir coupable
exp.
avoir l'air coupable
n.
fait de plaider coupable
[Bus.]
pr. part
plaidant coupable
[Bus.]
exp.
un lourd secret
n.
plaisir coupable, petit plaisir, péché mignon
exp.
le coupable
n.
mauvaise conscience
n.
fait de plaider non coupable
[Bus.]
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plead  

      vt  
     (LAW)   plaider  
to plead sb's case      plaider la cause de qn  
→ He hired a top lawyer to plead his case for him.        
   (=argue in support of)  
  [+cause]  
plaider  
→ He would plead the cause of Russian unity.        
to plead the case for sth      plaider la cause de qch  
→ She appeared before the committee to plead the case for privatization.        
   (=give as excuse)   invoquer  
→ The Minister pleaded ill health as the reason for her resignation.        
→ It was no defence for the guards to plead that they were only obeying orders.        
to plead ignorance      invoquer l'ignorance  
→ The Government might find it convenient to plead ignorance.        
      vi  
     (LAW)   plaider  
How does the defendant plead?      Comment plaide le défendeur ?  
to plead guilty      plaider coupable  
to plead not guilty      plaider non coupable  
   (=beg)  
to plead with sb      implorer qn  
to plead with sb for sth      implorer qn d'accorder qch  
to plead with sb to do sth      implorer qn de faire qch  
→ He was pleading with her to control herself.        
She pleaded with him not to leave.      Elle l'implorait de ne pas partir.  
to plead for sth      implorer qch  
→ She wrote to the Prime Minister pleading for restraint.        
to plead for mercy      implorer grâce  
He was kneeling on the floor pleading for mercy.      Il était agenouillé, implorant grâce.  
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See also:

plea, pleased, pleated, pleading


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