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Multiple Meanings
appeal — as in:  appealed for help

The Justice Department filed an appeal today in the U.S. Supreme Court to challenge the lower court’s ruling that...
a request or the act of asking — sometimes specifically that a decision be overturned
appeal — as in:  appeals to youthful tastes

She has an appealing smile.
attractiveness or desirability; or to be attractive or desirable

2/16: leaving request/challenge as 1 word, because when appeal to a higher court could think in terms of either
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