Translation of "plead" - English-Turkish dictionary

plead

verb uk /pliːd/ us past tense and past participle pleaded, also US pled
LEGAL [ T ]

to say in a court of law if you are guilty or not guilty of the crime you have been accused of

(mahkeme) iddia etmek, beyan etmek, öne sürmek, söylemek
He pleaded / not guilty to five felony charges.
ASK [ I ]

to ask for something in a strong and emotional way

yalvarmak, rica etmek, dilemek
He pleaded with her to come back.
She pleaded for mercy.
EXCUSE [ T ]

to say something as an excuse

mazeret göstermek; bahaneler üretmek/yaratmak
You'll just have to plead ignorance (= say you did not know).
plead sb's case/cause

to say something to try to help someone get what they want or avoid punishment

(mahkeme) savunmak

(Translation of “plead” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)