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appeal for

Meaning: to ask for something, usually in order to help deal with a crisis or an emergency

For example:

  • 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?

Nouns often used as objects with
appeal for: help, aid, donations, volunteers, assistance, expertise

Quick Quiz:

After the earthquake, the government appealed for emergency aid
  1. from the victims
  2. from rich countries
  3. from poor people

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