Another word for appeal


appeal, collection, ingathering, solicitation - request for a sum of money

Example:- an appeal to raise money for starving children

appeal, entreaty, prayer - earnest or urgent request

Example:- an entreaty to stop the fighting

appeal, appealingness, charm - attractiveness that interests or pleases or stimulates

Example:- his smile was part of his appeal to her

appeal - (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

Example:- their appeal was denied in the superior court


appeal - take a court case to a higher court for review

Example:- He was found guilty but appealed immediately

appeal, invoke - request earnestly (something from somebody); ask for aid or protection

Example:- appeal to somebody for help

appeal, invoke - cite as an authority; resort to

Example:- He invoked the law that would save him

appeal - challenge (a decision)

Example:- She appealed the verdict

appeal, attract - be attractive to

Example:- The idea of a vacation appeals to me

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Source : WordNet