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plead for

  • as inmaintain
  • as insupport
  • as invindicate
  • as inchampion
  • as incrave
  • as inadvocate
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Synonyms for plead for

verb assert, claim; argue for
  • advocate
  • declare
  • defend
  • emphasize
  • hold
  • insist
  • say
  • stress
  • uphold
  • affirm
  • allege
  • asseverate
  • attest
  • aver
  • avow
  • back
  • champion
  • contend
  • correct
  • justify
  • persist
  • profess
  • protest
  • rectify
  • report
  • right
  • state
  • vindicate
  • fight for
  • plead for
  • stand by

Antonyms for plead for

  • abandon
  • attack
  • deny
  • desert
  • forget
  • forsake
  • quit
  • conceal
  • give up
  • leave
  • repudiate
  • condemn
  • discard
  • ignore
  • neglect
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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