Counterplead

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. t Counterplead To plead the contrary of; to plead against; to deny.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • counterplead To plead the contrary of; contradict; deny.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.t Counterplead to plead the contrary of
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr.,—L. contra, against.

Usage

In literature:

Judgment if he shall not warrant or counterplead.
"The Customs of Old England" by F. J. Snell
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