Definition of pleader in US English:

pleader

noun

  • See plead

    • ‘As the name indicates, the Labor Committee is a special pleader.’
    • ‘Unions are special pleaders; no one mistakes them for impartial observers or disinterested honest brokers.’
    • ‘Meanwhile, a Washington Post editorial was fuming that Congress ‘caved in to the special pleaders.’’
    • ‘That may or may not say something about English pleaders, English advocates, and English jurors.’
    • ‘It is an attractive piece of special pleading - if you are the special pleader.’

Pronunciation

pleader

/ˈplidər//ˈplēdər/