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appeal
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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
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  • I am the last court of appeal.
  • Had this lady who appeals to us for help gone to live in Winchester, I should never have had a fear for her.

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as in: appealed for help Define
a request or the act of asking -- sometimes specifically that a decision be overturned
as in: appeals to youthful tastes Define
attractiveness or desirability; or to be attractive or desirable
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