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See definition of pleader on Dictionary.com
  • as inadvocate
  • as inattorney
  • as incounselor
  • as indevil's advocate
  • as inlawyer

synonyms for pleader

  • backer
  • campaigner
  • defender
  • lawyer
  • promoter
  • proponent
  • supporter
  • apostle
  • attorney
  • champion
  • counsel
  • exponent
  • expounder
  • proposer
  • speaker
  • spokesperson
  • upholder
  • advocate
  • barrister
  • counsel
  • counselor
  • DA
  • fixer
  • front
  • lip
  • mouthpiece
  • proxy
  • ambulance chaser
  • legal beagle
  • legal eagle
  • spieler

antonyms for pleader

MOST RELEVANT
  • opponent
  • antagonist
  • assailant
  • enemy
  • opposition
  • protestor
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        How to use pleader in a sentence

        As a pleader before juries, however, I doubt whether he would have achieved a great success.
        REMINISCENCES OF CHARLES BRADLAUGHGEORGE W. FOOTE
        She listening, as women always listen when the pleader is eloquent.
        THE CONTINENTAL MONTHLY, VOL 3 NO 3, MARCH 1863VARIOUS
        Being solicitous, in particular, to have an eloquent pleader, he carries to the house of the young woman some of his relations.
        THE BOOK OF CURIOSITIESI. PLATTS
        Whatever you agree with will have the advantage of not coming from one who can be suspected of being a special pleader.
        GEORGE ELIOT'S LIFE, VOL. III (OF 3)GEORGE ELIOT
        There, trip along, with health upon thy cheek, and hope within thy heart; who can resist so eloquent a pleader?
        THE COMPLETE PROSE WORKS OF MARTIN FARQUHAR TUPPERMARTIN FARQUHAR TUPPER
        But one day a trivial case had matched him against a certain eminent pleader, a Goliath in stature and in skill.
        THE INCENDIARYW. A. (WILLIAM AUGUSTINE) LEAHY
        Crtineau-Joly's history was written in great haste; he is often a special pleader, and even Jesuits find him too eulogistic.
        THE JESUITS, 1534-1921THOMAS J. CAMPBELL
        My District's worked by some man at Darjiling, on the strength of a native pleader's false reports.
        UNDER THE DEODARSRUDYARD KIPLING
        Pliny returned to Rome and began the practise of law, and developed into a special pleader of marked power.
        LITTLE JOURNEYS TO THE HOMES OF THE GREAT - VOLUME 12ELBERT HUBBARD
        "I will do it for a third," said the other, who was not himself a pleader.
        MISS RAVENEL'S CONVERSION FROM SECESSION TO LOYALTYJ. W. DE FOREST
        SYNONYM OF THE DAY
        OCTOBER 26, 1985
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        capacitor

        WORDS RELATED TO PLEADER

        • apostle
        • attorney
        • backer
        • campaigner
        • champion
        • counsel
        • defender
        • exponent
        • expounder
        • lawyer
        • pleader
        • promoter
        • proponent
        • proposer
        • speaker
        • spokesperson
        • supporter
        • upholder
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