Translation of "plead" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb uk /pliːd/ us past tense and past participle pleaded, also US pled

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.

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)