Meaning: to ask for something, usually in order to help deal with a crisis or an emergency
- appeal for sth The government is appealing for food and clothes for the flood victims, so please help out if you can.
- appeal to sb for sth Why don't you appeal to rich businessmen for the money to buy medicine and equipment?
appeal for: help, aid, donations, volunteers, assistance, expertise
After the earthquake, the government appealed for emergency aid