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noun as in power to attract, interest

verb as in attract, interest

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And in September 2008, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit ordered the release of a 21-photo subset.

They preferred having an independent arbitrator in place to hear any and all appeals.

After spending four years in prison, both were exonerated by an appeals court in 2011.

That case is due to be heard by an appeals court next month.

Nor are they moved by outrage over inequality or appeals to class grievance.

Even Judy's appeals to "try and remember about Bombay" failed to quicken him.

Next is a higher court in which suits for all larger matters are begun and tried, as well as appeals from the lower court.

An appeal lies from its decision to the court of appeals consisting of three judges.

This key desk is of the well-known Hope-Jones type, which appeals so strongly to most organists.

The glamour of war appeals strongly to most men, to some it calls with irresistible demand.

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On this page you'll find 133 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to appeals, such as: claim, bid, suit, question, overture, and application.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.