Plädoyer

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French plaidoyer.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): [plɛdo̯aˈjeː], [plɛdoˈjeː]

Noun[edit]

Plädoyer n (genitive Plädoyers, plural Plädoyers)

  1. (law) closing argument
    Synonyms: Schlussvortrag
  2. (figuratively) plea
    Seine Rede ist ein Plädoyer für Europa aus reinen Vernunftgründen.
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