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English definition of “appeal”

appeal

verb [I not continuous] (ATTRACT)    /əˈpiːl/
B2 to interest or attract someone: I haven't been skiing - it's never really appealed. It's a programme designed to appeal mainly to 16 to 25-year-olds. I think what appeals to me about his painting is his use of colour.Attracting and temptingAttractiveSexual attraction
(Definition of appeal verb (ATTRACT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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