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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


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

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request earnestly (something from somebody)

challenge (a decision)

cite as an authority

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The apex court held that as much as the Court of Appeal lacked the jurisdiction to hear the appeals, the Supreme Court too could not entertain the appeal arising from the incompetent appeals before the court below.
This article explains the direct appeal statute and considers how it has been applied in the two years since it was passed.
Certain Compliance Coordinated Issues or Appeals Coordinated Issues;
Co-founder Waiter Wolff will lead a new division focused on managing large-property appeals for existing customers and recruiting new customers that will benefit from the firm's aggressive approach to appeals.
In the square-mile section of Hyde Park township, where Anderson and many other Washington Park residents live, the number of assessment appeals grew from 17 in 2000 to 153 in 2003, one of the city's highest increases.
Gee and Stephanie Peddle, Anglican Appeal co-ordinator, said that the appeal for victims of the December tsunami that killed nearly 300,000 people in parts of Asia and Africa, also affected their appeals.
Your appeal must focus on material legal errors made in trial court.
On their first appeal to a special grade review panel - which nearly always sides with teachers over students - the Wolins got a recommendation to raise Amanda's two B's to A's after finding her teachers ``incompetent'' and ``acting in bad faith.
Rarely does the Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims actually decide the merits of veterans' appeals.
Appeal of district court order enforcing administrative subpoena issued by the Board.
If the M+CO completely reverses its determination, the appeal is complete, the beneficiary or provider is notified, and the claim is paid or the service is authorized.
The taxpayer and the appeals office must agree to be bound by, and not appeal, the arbitrator's findings.
The law keeps states from regulating the content of any self-insured or fully insured health plans, so it's not even a sure thing that people who get their health care through those plans could take advantage of the state appeal laws.
Other legal issues addressed by the Court included the effect of after-acquired evidence of employee wrongdoing in litigation under Federal anti-discrimination laws, the right of local government entities to appeal a denied motion for summary judgment in actions brought under 42 U.