Words starting with ple

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Plea

plea means: an answer indicating why a suit should be dismissed

Meaning of Plea

plea means: (law) a defendant's answer by a factual matter (as distinguished from a demurrer)

Meaning of Plea

plea means: a humble request for help from someone in authority

Meaning of Plea bargain

plea bargain means: (criminal law) a negotiation in which the defendant agrees to enter a plea of guilty to a lesser charge and the prosecutor agrees to drop a more serious charge

Meaning of Plea bargaining

plea bargaining means: (criminal law) a negotiation in which the defendant agrees to enter a plea of guilty to a lesser charge and the prosecutor agrees to drop a more serious charge

Meaning of Plea of insanity

plea of insanity means: (criminal law) a plea in which the defendant claims innocence due to mental incompetence at the time

Meaning of Plea-bargain

plea-bargain means: agree to plead guilty in return for a lesser charge

Meaning of Pleach

pleach means: interlace the shoots of

Meaning of Pleach

pleach means: form or weave into a braid or braids

Meaning of Plead

plead means: appeal or request earnestly

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Adventive

adventive means: not native and not fully established; locally or temporarily naturalized

Meaning of Berkeley

berkeley means: a city in California on the eastern shore of San Francisco Bay; site of the University of California at Berkeley

Meaning of Berkeley

berkeley means: Irish philosopher and Anglican bishop who opposed the materialism of Thomas Hobbes (1685-1753)

Meaning of Broken wind

broken wind means: a chronic emphysema of the horse that causes difficult expiration and heaving of the flanks

Meaning of Department of history

department of history means: the academic department responsible for teaching history

Meaning of Douay version

douay version means: an English translation of the Vulgate by Roman Catholic scholars

Meaning of Felloe

felloe means: rim (or part of the rim) into which spokes are inserted

Meaning of Gainsay

gainsay means: take exception to

Meaning of Gibson girl

gibson girl means: the idealized American girl of the 1890s as pictured by C. D. Gibson

Meaning of Lithophyte

lithophyte means: plant that grows on rocks or stony soil and derives nourishment from the atmosphere

Meaning of Midstream

midstream means: the middle of a stream

Meaning of Museum

museum means: a depository for collecting and displaying objects having scientific or historical or artistic value

Meaning of Organic brain syndrome

organic brain syndrome means: mental abnormality resulting from disturbance of the structure or function of the brain

Meaning of Palmlike

palmlike means: resembling a palm tree

Meaning of Paper wasp

paper wasp means: any of several social wasps that construct nests of a substance like paper

Meaning of Puny

puny means: (used especially of persons) of inferior size

Meaning of Puny

puny means: inferior in strength or significance

Meaning of Segregation

segregation means: the act of segregating or sequestering

Meaning of Segregation

segregation means: a social system that provides separate facilities for minority groups

Meaning of Segregation

segregation means: (genetics) the separation of paired alleles during meiosis so that members of each pair of alleles appear in different gametes

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