pleadable

[ plee-duh-buh l ]
/ ˈpli də bəl /
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adjective

capable of being pleaded, as a case in court.

Nearby words

  1. plea bargain,
  2. plea bargaining,
  3. plea-bargain,
  4. pleach,
  5. plead,
  6. pleader,
  7. pleading,
  8. pleadingly,
  9. pleadings,
  10. pleasance

Origin of pleadable

First recorded in 1250–1300; Middle English word from Anglo-French word pledable. See plead, -able

Related formsnon·plead·a·ble, adjectiveun·plead·a·ble, adjective

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