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appeal
used in And Then There Were None

4 uses
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Definition
a request or the act of asking — sometimes specifically for help or that a decision be overturned
  • The appeal was rejected and the man was duly executed.
    p. 59.3
appeal = request [to overturn a verdict]
  • An appeal was lodged on the grounds of misdirection.
    p. 59.3
  • And it was he who explained to the people down there that there was some experiment on-some bet about living on a 'desert island' for a week-and that no notice was to be taken of any appeal for help from out there.
    p. 249.5
  • All I have done is to protect the jury against the emotional effect of emotional appeals by some of our more emotional counsel.
    p. 263.3

There are no more uses of "appeal" in And Then There Were None.

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