Definition of plea of tender in English:

plea of tender

phrase

Law
  • A plea that the defendant has always been ready to satisfy the plaintiff's claim and now brings the sum into court.

    ‘The affidavit further stated, that the district attorney of the United States moved to strike off from the record the plea of tender as a nullity.’
    ‘Granting that this plea of tender into court is defective, it would not render the petition insufficient to state a cause of action.’