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Pronunciation: /əˈpiːl/

Translation of appeal in French:


  • 1 [gen], [Law] appel (m) (for à en faveur de) (on behalf of en faveur de)


  • 2 [Sport] to appeal to demander l'arbitrage de [referee] to appeal against contester [decision]
  • 3to appeal for lancer un appel à [order, tolerance] faire appel à [witnesses] to appeal for help demander de l'aide
  • 4 (attract) to appeal to sb [idea] tenter qn [person] plaire à qn [place] attirer qn

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