- a person who pleads, especially at law.
Origin of pleader
Related Words for pleadercounselor, advocate, instructor, teacher, mentor, promoter, proponent, backer, lawyer, defender, supporter, campaigner, proctor, attorney, practitioner, barrister, mouthpiece, counsel, solicitor, jurist
Examples from the Web for pleader
Historical Examples of pleader
Tonight the fighter was gone, and the pleader took his place.The Kentucky Ranger
Edward T. Curnick
As an orator and a pleader Cicero undoubtedly stands in the first rank.
She listening, as women always listen when the pleader is eloquent.
Babu Nilratan, the husband of Labanya, was a pleader at Buxar.The Hungry Stones And Other Stories
Here comes the King, said the hostess, rising to dismiss the pleader.The Mesmerist's Victim