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appeal (to)

Synonyms and Antonyms of appeal (to)

to make a request to (someone) in an earnest or urgent manner

  • when supplies at the food bank ran desperately low, officials appealed to the public for some much-needed replacements
Synonyms of appeal (to)
Words Related to appeal (to)

bludge [chiefly Australian {amp}amp; New Zealand], cadge, mooch, sponge

ask, desire, invoke, request, sue

claim, coerce, command, compel, demand, force, insist, require

Phrases Synonymous with appeal (to)

call on (or upon)

Near Antonyms of appeal (to)


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