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Appeal 1

Definition: To make application for the removal of (a cause) from an inferior to a superior judge or court for a rehearing or review on account of alleged injustice or illegality in the trial below. We say, the cause was appealed from an inferior court.

Appeal 2

Definition: To charge with a crime; to accuse; to institute a private criminal prosecution against for some heinous crime; as, to appeal a person of felony.

Appeal 3

Definition: To summon; to challenge.

Appeal 4

Definition: To invoke.

Appeal 5

Definition: To apply for the removal of a cause from an inferior to a superior judge or court for the purpose of reexamination of for decision.

Appeal 6

Definition: An application for the removal of a cause or suit from an inferior to a superior judge or court for reexamination or review.

Appeal 7

Definition: The mode of proceeding by which such removal is effected.

Appeal 8

Definition: The right of appeal.

Appeal 9

Definition: An accusation; a process which formerly might be instituted by one private person against another for some heinous crime demanding punishment for the particular injury suffered, rather than for the offense against the public.

Appeal 10

Definition: An accusation of a felon at common law by one of his accomplices, which accomplice was then called an approver. See Approvement.

Appeal 11

Definition: A summons to answer to a charge.

Appeal 12

Definition: Resort to physical means; recourse.

appeal 13

Definition: (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 superio

appeal 14

Definition: attractiveness that interests or pleases or stimulates; "his smile was part of his appeal to her"

appeal 15

Definition: request for a sum of money; "an appeal to raise money for starving children"

appeal 16

Definition: earnest or urgent request; "an entreaty to stop the fighting"; "an appeal for help"; "an appeal to the public to keep calm"

appeal 17

Definition: request earnestly (something from somebody); ask for aid or protection; "appeal to somebody for help"; "Invoke God in times of trouble"

appeal 18

Definition: cite as an authority; resort to; "He invoked the law that would save him"; "I appealed to the law of "She invoked an ancient law"

appeal 19

Definition: be attractive to; "The idea of a vacation appeals to me"; "The beautiful garden attracted many people"

appeal 20

Definition: take a court case to a higher court for review; "He was found guilty but appealed immediately"

appeal 21

Definition: challenge (a decision); "She appealed the verdict"


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