Counterplead Coun`ter*plead" (koun`t?r-pl?d"), v. t. To plead the contrary of; to plead against; to deny. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • counterplead — counterpleadˈ transitive verb To plead the contrary of • • • Main Entry: ↑counter …   Useful english dictionary

  • counterplead — [c]/kaʊntəˈplid/ (say kowntuh pleed) verb (counterpleaded or counterplead /kaʊntəˈplɛd/ (say kowntuh pled) or, Chiefly US, counterpled, counterpleading) –verb (i) 1. to make a counterplea. –verb (t) 2. to plead the contrary of …   Australian English dictionary

  • counterplead — To interpose a counter plea; to plead against; to plead the contrary; to deny …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Countreplete — Coun tre*plete ( pl?t ), v. t. [Countre + plete to plead.] To counterplead. [Obs.] Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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