plead verb

1 ask sb for sth in a very serious way

ADV. almost She was almost pleading with him. | silently | successfully She successfully pleaded their cause with the mayor.

PREP. for They pleaded for mercy. | with His eyes silently pleaded with her.

2 say that you are guilty/not guilty

PHRASES plead guilty/not guilty He pleaded not guilty to the murder.

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