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1. appeal

noun. ['əˈpiːl'] (law) a legal proceeding in which the appellant resorts to a higher court for the purpose of obtaining a review of a lower court decision and a reversal of the lower court's judgment or the granting of a new trial.

Synonyms

  • proceeding
  • legal proceeding

Antonyms

  • unspell
  • disenchant
  • displease

Etymology

  • apeler (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • appello (Latin)

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Rhymes with Sex Appeal

  • pospisil
  • mendivil
  • automobile
  • zavadil
  • villarreal
  • villamil
  • vandriel
  • becerril
  • vantil
  • vanheel
  • puerile
  • pierceall
  • mczeal
  • mcniel
  • mcneill
  • mcneil
  • mcneel
  • mcneal
  • mcgreal
  • mcdeal
  • macneill
  • macneil
  • macneal
  • jabril
  • genteel
  • corniel
  • corneal
  • congeal
  • conceal
  • braziel

Sentences with sex-appeal


1. Noun Phrase
A night of partying lets you up your outfit's sex appeal.

2. Noun Phrase
High-heeled shoes are often considered classy and sophisticated, but may not match the sex appeal of high-heeled boots.

2. appeal

noun. ['əˈpiːl'] earnest or urgent request.

Synonyms

  • demagogy
  • adjuration
  • suit
  • courtship
  • prayer
  • entreaty
  • demagoguery
  • asking
  • supplication
  • solicitation
  • request
  • plea
  • courting

Antonyms

  • nonreligious person
  • forfeit
  • curse
  • bless

Etymology

  • apeler (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • appello (Latin)

3. appeal

noun. ['əˈpiːl'] attractiveness that interests or pleases or stimulates.

Synonyms

  • charm
  • winsomeness
  • siren song
  • siren call
  • appealingness

Antonyms

  • bore
  • consciousness
  • get off
  • detach

Etymology

  • apeler (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • appello (Latin)

4. appeal

verb. ['əˈpiːl'] take a court case to a higher court for review.

Antonyms

  • acidify

Etymology

  • apeler (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • appello (Latin)

5. appeal

verb. ['əˈpiːl'] request earnestly (something from somebody); ask for aid or protection.

Synonyms

  • call for
  • plead
  • bespeak
  • quest
  • turn
  • request
  • call on

Antonyms

  • heat
  • relax
  • tense
  • boil

Etymology

  • apeler (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • appello (Latin)

6. appeal

verb. ['əˈpiːl'] be attractive to.

Synonyms

  • enchant
  • fascinate
  • attract
  • beguile
  • entrance
  • becharm
  • trance
  • enamor
  • enamour
  • catch
  • captivate
  • bewitch
  • capture
  • beckon

Antonyms

  • cool
  • curdle
  • get well
  • close

Etymology

  • apeler (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • appello (Latin)

7. sex

noun. ['ˈsɛks'] activities associated with sexual intercourse.

Synonyms

  • stimulation
  • facts of life
  • sexual perversion
  • sex activity
  • sexual love
  • arousal
  • zooerastia
  • homosexualism
  • carnal abuse
  • intercourse
  • activity
  • coitus
  • pairing
  • sexual practice
  • sex act
  • bodily function
  • foreplay
  • coition
  • breeding
  • bisexuality
  • sleeping around
  • outercourse
  • relation
  • sexual activity
  • bodily process
  • autoeroticism
  • sexual intercourse
  • congress
  • copulation
  • heterosexuality
  • lovemaking
  • coupling
  • body process
  • bestiality
  • carnal knowledge
  • perversion
  • lechery
  • pleasure
  • reproduction
  • homosexual
  • autoerotism
  • queerness
  • union
  • gayness
  • straightness
  • promiscuousness
  • sexual congress
  • conjugation
  • making love
  • zooerasty
  • homoeroticism
  • procreation
  • sexual union
  • conception
  • heterosexualism
  • sexual relation
  • love life
  • love
  • homosexuality
  • heterosexual
  • promiscuity
  • mating
  • safe sex

Antonyms

  • bisexual
  • homosexual
  • inactivation
  • inactivity

8. sex

noun. ['ˈsɛks'] either of the two categories (male or female) into which most organisms are divided.

Synonyms

  • class
  • category

Antonyms

  • sink
  • source
  • peristalsis

9. sex

noun. ['ˈsɛks'] the properties that distinguish organisms on the basis of their reproductive roles.

Synonyms

  • physiological property
  • asexual
  • masculinity
  • female
  • male
  • maleness
  • femaleness
  • androgyny
  • sexuality
  • nonsexual
  • gender
  • hermaphroditism
  • feminineness
  • bisexuality
  • androgynous

Antonyms

  • asexual
  • male
  • maleness
  • femaleness
  • female
  • androgynous

10. sex

noun. ['ˈsɛks'] all of the feelings resulting from the urge to gratify sexual impulses.

Synonyms

  • sexual urge

Antonyms

  • assembly
  • discontinuation
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