Appeal

What is Appeal ?

Appeal is (noun) 1. an act of asking for help The police have made an appeal for witnesses. The hospital is launching an appeal to raise £50,000. 2. a legal request to look at a decision again to see if it was correct His appeal was rejected. The verdict was overturned on appeal. 3. an attractive quality the appeal of Greece as a holiday destination sex appeal being sexually attractive (verb) to appeal for to ask for They appealed for money to continue their work.

 

source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level