- a person who pleads, especially at law.
Origin of pleader
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Examples from the Web for 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