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Synonyms and antonyms for pleading in the alternative

1. alternative (n.)

one of a number of things from which only one can be chosen

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2. in (adv.)

to or toward the inside of

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3. alternative (adj.)

serving or used in place of another

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4. alternative (adj.)

necessitating a choice between mutually exclusive possibilities

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5. in (n.)

a unit of length equal to one twelfth of a foot

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6. toad-in-the-hole (n.)

sausage baked in batter

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7. jack-in-the-box (n.)

plaything consisting of a toy clown that jumps out of a box when the lid is opened

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8. head-in-the-clouds (adj.)

guided by whim and fancy

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9. jack-in-the-pulpit (n.)

common American spring-flowering woodland herb having sheathing leaves and an upright club-shaped spadix with overarching green and purple spathe producing scarlet berries

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10. stick-in-the-mud (adj.)

(used pejoratively) out of fashion; old fashioned

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