plead translate English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "plead" - English-Spanish dictionary

plead

verb   /pliːd/
to say in a court of law if you have committed a crime or not declararse He pleaded not guilty to the crime.
to ask for something in a strong and emotional way suplicar, implorar He pleaded with her to come back.
(Definition of plead from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

plead

verb /pliːd/ ( past tense, past participles pleaded, also pled)
(of a prisoner) to answer a charge, saying whether one is guilty or not declararse, alegar ’How does the prisoner plead?’ ’He pleads guilty.’
to present a case in court defender, hablar por alguien My lawyer will plead my case My lawyer will plead for me.
(often with with) to make an urgent request suplicar He pleaded with me not to go He pleaded to be allowed to go.
(Definition of plead from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
European Union – in or out? The language of the UK’s referendum
European Union – in or out? The language of the UK’s referendum
by ,
June 22, 2016
by Liz Walter On June 23rd, Britain will decide whether or not to remain part of the European Union (EU). I’m more than happy to bore friends with my own views on the subject, but the purpose of this post is simply to highlight the language of the debate. The precise question we will be answering

Read More 

Word of the Day

act something out

to perform the actions and say the words of a situation or story

Word of the Day

foodfie noun
foodfie noun
June 20, 2016
informal a photograph of the food that you are eating Foodfie on Instagram

Read More