Nouns (11)
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appeal
n. (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"
appealingness, charm, appeal
n. attractiveness that interests or pleases or stimulates; "his smile was part of his appeal to her"
ingathering, collection, appeal, solicitation
n. request for a sum of money; "an appeal to raise money for starving children"
appeal, prayer, entreaty
n. earnest or urgent request; "an entreaty to stop the fighting"; "an appeal for help"; "an appeal to the public to keep calm"
Verbs (7)
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invoke, appeal
v. request earnestly (something from somebody); ask for aid or protection; "appeal to somebody for help"; "Invoke God in times of trouble"
appeal, invoke
v. 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"
appeal, attract
v. be attractive to; "The idea of a vacation appeals to me"; "The beautiful garden attracted many people"
appeal
v. challenge (a decision); "She appealed the verdict"
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Fuzzynyms (74)
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alms-giving, almsgiving
n. making voluntary contributions to aid the poor
beauty
n. the qualities that give pleasure to the senses
glamour, glamor
n. alluring beauty or charm (often with sex-appeal)
attractiveness, attraction
n. the quality of arousing interest; being attractive or something that attracts; "her personality held a strange attraction for him"
temptingness, allurement, allure
n. the power to entice or attract through personal charm
atmosphere, aura, air
n. a distinctive but intangible quality surrounding a person or thing; "an air of mystery"; "the house had a neglected air"; "an atmosphere of defeat pervaded the candidate's headquarters"; "the place had an aura of romance"
mystique
n. an aura of heightened value or interest or meaning surrounding a person or thing
elegance
n. a quality of neatness and ingenious simplicity in the solution of a problem (especially in science or mathematics); "the simplicity and elegance of his invention"
grandness, grandeur, splendour, splendor, brilliance, magnificence
n. the quality of being magnificent or splendid or grand; "for magnificence and personal service there is the Queen's hotel"; "his `Hamlet' lacks the brilliance that one expects"; "it is the university that gives the scene its stately splendor"; "an imaginative mix of old-fashioned grandeur and colorful art"; "advertisers capitalize on the grandness and elegance it brings to their products"
romance, romanticism
n. an exciting and mysterious quality (as of a heroic time or adventure)
application
n. a verbal or written request for assistance or employment or admission to a school; "December 31 is the deadline for applications"
offering, offer
n. something offered (as a proposal or bid); "noteworthy new offerings for investors included several index funds"
dictation, bidding, bid, command
n. an authoritative direction or instruction to do something
intercession
n. a prayer to God on behalf of another person
supplication, invocation
n. a prayer asking God's help as part of a religious service
report card, report
n. a written evaluation of a student's scholarship and deportment; "his father signed his report card"
text file, document
n. (computer science) a computer file that contains text (and possibly formatting instructions) using seven-bit ASCII characters
charge
v. instruct or command with authority; "The teacher charged the children to memorize the poem"
request
v. inquire for (information); "I requested information from the secretary"
pray, implore, beg
v. call upon in supplication; entreat; "I beg you to stop!"
pray, implore, beg
v. call upon in supplication; entreat; "I beg you to stop!"
bid
v. make a serious effort to attain something; "His campaign bid for the attention of the poor population"
bid
v. make a serious effort to attain something; "His campaign bid for the attention of the poor population"
communicate, commune
v. receive Communion, in the Catholic church
solicit
v. make a solicitation or petition for something desired; "She is too shy to solicit"
tempt, lure, entice
v. provoke someone to do something through (often false or exaggerated) promises or persuasion; "He lured me into temptation"
tempt, lure, entice
v. provoke someone to do something through (often false or exaggerated) promises or persuasion; "He lured me into temptation"
bid, invite
v. ask someone in a friendly way to do something
allure, tempt
v. dispose or incline or entice to; "We were tempted by the delicious-looking food"
demand
v. summon to court
summon
v. ask to come; "summon a lawyer"
summon
v. ask to come; "summon a lawyer"
seduce
v. lure or entice away from duty, principles, or proper conduct; "She was seduced by the temptation of easy money and started to work in a massage parlor"
seduce
v. lure or entice away from duty, principles, or proper conduct; "She was seduced by the temptation of easy money and started to work in a massage parlor"
endear
v. make attractive or lovable; "This behavior endeared her to me"
appeal, attract
v. be attractive to; "The idea of a vacation appeals to me"; "The beautiful garden attracted many people"
interest
v. excite the curiosity of; engage the interest of
interest
v. excite the curiosity of; engage the interest of
beg
v. dodge, avoid answering, or take for granted; "beg the question"; "beg the point in the discussion"
appeal
v. challenge (a decision); "She appealed the verdict"
seek
v. inquire for; "seek directions from a local"
decoy
v. lure or entrap with or as if with a decoy
Synonyms (0)
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Antonyms (9)
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demand
n. an urgent or peremptory request; "his demands for attention were unceasing"
demand
v. ask to be informed of; "I demand an explanation"
churn up, sicken, nauseate, revolt, disgust
v. cause aversion in; offend the moral sense of; "The pornographic pictures sickened us"
repulse, repel
v. be repellent to; cause aversion in
appeal
Parts Of Speech
  • Nouns
    11
  • Verbs
    7
  • Adverbs
    0
  • Adjectives
    0
Relationships
  • Fuzzynyms
    74
  • Synonyms
    0
  • Antonyms
    9

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