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appeal
British English: /əˈpiːl/
American English: /əˈpil/

Translation of appeal in French:

noun

  • 1 (call) an appeal for calm
    un appel au calme
    an appeal to somebody to do
    un appel à quelqu'un pour qu'il/qu'elle fasse
  • 2 (charity event)
    for, on behalf of en faveur de
    an appeal for
    un appel au don de
    (food, blankets, clothes)
    to launch an appeal
    lancer un appel

intransitive verb

  • 1 (Law)
    against de
    the right to appeal
    le droit de faire appel
    to appeal to
    recourir à l'arbitrage de
    (council, tribunal, individual)
    (high court)
  • 2 (Sport)to appeal to
    demander l'arbitrage de
    (umpire, referee)
    to appeal against
    (decision, call)
  • 3 (call, request) See examples: to appeal for
    (order, tolerance)
    to appeal for witnesses
    faire appel à témoins
    to appeal to somebody to do
    (formal call)
    prier quelqu'un de faire
    to appeal to the public for help
    demander de l'aide au public
    to appeal to somebody's better nature/sense of honour
    faire appel aux bons sentiments/au sens de l'honneur de quelqu'un
  • 4 (attract, interest) See examples: to appeal to somebody
    (idea)
    tenter quelqu'un
    (person)
    plaire à quelqu'un
    (place)
    attirer quelqu'un
    does the idea appeal?
    l'idée te tente?
    Austria doesn't really appeal
    l'Autriche ne m'attire pas vraiment
    gardening doesn't appeal to me
    le jardinage ne me dit rien

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