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appeal noun definition in Helping others topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

appeal

 noun: Helping others topic
[countable, uncountable] an urgent and deeply felt request for money, help or information, especially one made by a charity or by the police a look of silent appeal appeal (to somebody) (for something) to launch a TV appeal for donations to the charity The child's mother made an emotional appeal on TV for his return. appeal to somebody to do something The police made an appeal to the public to remain calm.

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