Synonyms of plead in English:

plead


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See Spanish definition of alegar

verb

1‘he had pleaded with her to stay’

SYNONYMS
beg, entreat, beseech, implore, appeal to, petition, supplicate, importune, pray to, request, ask earnestly, call on, adjure
apply to, solicit
rare obsecrate

2‘his accomplice pleaded ignorance’

SYNONYMS
claim, use as an excuse, assert, allege
argue, state, present, put forward