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Synonyms for appeal

Synonyms for appeal

an earnest or urgent request

an application to a higher authority, as for sanction or a decision

to make an earnest or urgent request

to bring an appeal or request, for example, to the attention of

to make application to a higher authority, as to a court of law

Synonyms

to direct or impel to oneself by some quality or action

Synonyms for appeal

attractiveness that interests or pleases or stimulates

(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

request for a sum of money

take a court case to a higher court for review

Related Words

request earnestly (something from somebody)

challenge (a decision)

cite as an authority

References in periodicals archive ?
The defendant was subsequently convicted and appealed.
A defendant appealed his sentence and the appeals court affirmed the original sentence.
On remand the district court dismissed the action and the prisoner appealed.
judge to forbid a method of execution, is being appealed by the state.
Gillespie appealed this decision to the Ontario Court of Appeal, which dismissed the appeal on July 23, 2004.
The district court dismissed the complaint and the detainee appealed.
Engle plaintiffs' attorneys Stanley and Susan Rosenblatt appealed the appellate court's decision to the Florida Supreme Court, which earlier this year agreed to hear the case.
A jury ruled in favor of the inmate and awarded $22,500 in compensatory damages; the prison officials appealed.
The American Center for Law and Justice, an international public interest law firm, announced today that a federal district court decision ordering the removal of the Ten Commandments monument in La Crosse, Wisconsin will be appealed to the U.
In September 1991, the court ruled in favor of the plaintiffs on the liability portion of the inverse condemnation suit, which the State of California appealed.
The district court granted summary judgment in favor of the officers and the prisoner appealed.
A prisoner appealed the district court's dismissal of his [section] 1983 action against prison officials.