Synonyms of plea in English:

plea


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noun

1‘a desperate plea for aid’

SYNONYMS
appeal, entreaty, supplication, petition, prayer
request, call, solicitation, invocation, suit
rare imploration, adjuration

2‘her plea of a headache was not entirely false’

SYNONYMS
claim, explanation, defence, justification, vindication
excuse, pretext