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Synonyms for appeal
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. appeal(noun)

    (law) a legal proceeding in which the appellant resorts to a higher court for the purpose of obtaining a review of a lower court decision and a reversal of the lower court's judgment or the granting of a new trial

    "their appeal was denied in the superior court"

    Synonyms:
    arena theater, theater in the round

  2. appeal, appealingness, charm(noun)

    attractiveness that interests or pleases or stimulates

    "his smile was part of his appeal to her"

    Synonyms:
    cut to ribbons

  3. solicitation, appeal, collection, ingathering(noun)

    request for a sum of money

    "an appeal to raise money for starving children"

    Synonyms:
    eudemonism, endaemonism

  4. entreaty, prayer, appeal(noun)

    earnest or urgent request

    "an entreaty to stop the fighting"; "an appeal for help"; "an appeal to the public to keep calm"

    Synonyms:
    diplomatic negotiations, daintiness, finesse, dainty, diplomacy, delicacy, statesmanship, prudence, circumspection, slightness, discreetness, fineness, airiness, treat, fragility, kickshaw, goody, discretion, statecraft

  5. appeal, invoke(verb)

    request earnestly (something from somebody); ask for aid or protection

    "appeal to somebody for help"; "Invoke God in times of trouble"

  6. invoke, appeal(verb)

    cite as an authority; resort to

    "He invoked the law that would save him"; "I appealed to the law of 1900"; "She invoked an ancient law"

  7. attract, appeal(verb)

    be attractive to

    "The idea of a vacation appeals to me"; "The beautiful garden attracted many people"

    Synonyms:
    shikse, shiksa

  8. appeal(verb)

    take a court case to a higher court for review

    "He was found guilty but appealed immediately"

    Synonyms:
    source program

    Antonyms:
    target program, object program

  9. appeal(verb)

    challenge (a decision)

    "She appealed the verdict"

    Synonyms:
    sour cherry, sour cherry tree

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. appeal(v)

    To accost is to speak first, to friend or stranger, generally with a view to opening conversation; greet is not so distinctly limited, since one may return another's greeting; greet and hail may imply but a passing word; greeting may be altogether silent; to hail is to greet in a loud-voiced and commonly hearty and joyous way, as appears in the expression "hail fellow, well met." To salute is to greet with special token of respect, as a soldier his commander. To apostrophize is to solemnly address some person or personified attribute apart from the audience to whom one is speaking; as, a preacher may apostrophize virtue, the saints of old, or even the Deity. To appeal is strictly to call for some form of help or support. Address is slightly more formal than accost or greet, though it may often be interchanged with them. One may address another at considerable length or in writing; he accosts orally and briefly.

    Synonyms:
    address, address, apostrophize, approach, cost, court, greet, hail, salute, speak to, woo

    Antonyms:
    avoid, cut, elude, ignore, overlook, pass, pass by, shun

    Preposition:
    Address the memorial to the legislature; the president addressed the people in an eloquent speech; he addressed an intruder with indignation.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. appeal

    Synonyms:
    accost, address, apostrophize, invite, cite, invoke, urge, refer, call upon, entreat, request, resort

    Antonyms:
    deprecate, repudiate, protest, disavow, disclaim, defy, abjure

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. appeal(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    (Law.) refer the case or cause (from one court to another)

  2. appeal(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    refer to another (in any controversy)

  3. appeal(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    [Rare.] summon, challenge

  4. appeal(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    (Law.) refer, transfer by appeal (from one court to another)

  5. appeal(n.)

    Synonyms:
    address, invocation, petition, request, entreaty, imploration, application, solicitation, suit

  6. appeal(n.)

    Synonyms:
    resort, recourse

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. appeal(n)

    Synonyms:
    entreaty, application, petition, resort, recourse

    Associated words:
    appellant, appellate, appellancy, appellatory, appellee, appellor

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How to use appeal in a sentence?

  1. Fred Guttenberg:

    I'm concerned that he won't be that person, but he's a father, and I was hoping to appeal to that.

  2. Leslee Udwin:

    I appeal to the Prime Minister to not let it go out of hand because it is getting out of hand. Countries around the world will very soon be saying :' How dare India ban a documentary that is in the public interest ?' I urge you to see the film as soon as possible, please see the film and then talk about it.

  3. Jesada Chandee:

    We respect the court's orders but his family still wants to issue an appeal because they believe that witnesses and evidence can determine how their family member died.

  4. Ryan Mauro:

    The barbaric acts committed by ISIS make the majority of Muslims and Arabs hate them and what they stand for, but ISIS isn’t concerned with expanding their appeal -- they have millions and millions of supporters. Their immediate objective is to get the radical minority to actually pick up a gun and come join them.

  5. Judge Peter Cahill:

    I'll give you that Maxine Waters may have given you something on appeal that may result in this whole trial being overturned.

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Translations for appeal

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  • استئناف, التماس, مناشدةArabic
  • abellirCatalan, Valencian
  • odvolání, odvolat, apelovatCzech
  • Berufung, in Berufung gehen, ansprechen, anziehenGerman
  • apelar, atraerSpanish
  • گیرایی, جاذبه, کشش, فرجام‌خواهی, استینافPersian
  • vedota, viehätysvoima, valitus, kiinnostavuus, haaste, kysyä, vetovoima, pyytää, haastaa, turvautuminen, viehättää, miellyttää, valittaa, vetoomusFinnish
  • attrait, appel, appeler, interjeter, plaireFrench
  • ath-èisdeachdScottish Gaelic
  • aachlashtynManx
  • अपीलHindi
  • fellebbez, fellebbezésHungarian
  • appelloItalian
  • 訴えるJapanese
  • appeleren, aantrekkelijk, in beroep gaan, beroep doen op, beroep, oproep, aantrekken, in hoger beroep gaan, aansprekenDutch
  • podobać się, apelacjaPolish
  • atrairPortuguese
  • a face recurs, recurs, apela, atragere, atrage, apelRomanian
  • воззвание, апелляция, нра́виться, обжа́ловать, понра́виться, опротесто́вывать, опротестова́ть, апелли́ровать, обжалование, призывRussian
  • överklagaSwedish
  • อุทธรณ์Thai
  • temyiz etmekTurkish

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