What is the opposite of appeal?

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Verb
Opposite of to call on in support of an earnest request
“After being told that she could refuse their request to search her bags, Morgan consented.”
Verb
(appeal to) Opposite of to be attractive to
“The majority of home buyers search online, and unrenovated properties with unattractive listing photos will deter many of them.”
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Opposite of to implore or make a request for
Verb
Opposite of make a formal application or request
“If you are sure you have lost your wallet, you will have to cancel all your current credit cards.”
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Opposite of to make a request or demand of someone
“As you have ignored my requests to stop chattering while the movie is playing, I will now force you to do so.”
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Opposite of to politely or formally ask for
“Please reply to our messages as soon as possible.”
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Opposite of to ask someone to do something in an urgent manner
Verb
Opposite of to go to law
Noun
Opposite of an earnest request for money or help
“She pointed out that she would be able to make a financial donation to the charity of her choice.”
Noun
Opposite of the quality of being attractive or interesting
“Rewards for excessive grinding, irrespective of player skill level, is part of the attractiveness and repulsiveness of the game's design.”
Noun
Opposite of an application to a higher court for a decision to be reversed
“It was chiefly the rejection of the appeal by the Senate that saddened him, and also the fact that this rejection made it harder for him to unite his fate.”
Noun
Opposite of flair, zest, or vitality
Noun
Opposite of the effectiveness of an event or story
“Given the satirical clout of his greatest operettas, the charge of triviality now strikes us as absurd, but it rankled.”
Noun
Opposite of an appeal or demand for something to happen or be done
Noun
Opposite of a quality or ability to evoke interest in, or liking for someone or something
“We may end up missing the grounding reasons for our repulsion towards certain behaviors because we never acknowledge the deep-seated human traits being violated.”
Noun
Opposite of something that causes one to feel attraction
“Being on the eleventh floor was enough of a deterrence for Jake to forego the conference due to his irrational fear of heights.”
Noun
Opposite of garish, brilliant showiness
Noun
Opposite of something that tempts or is used to tempt a person or animal to do something
Noun
Opposite of an organized course of action to achieve a goal
Noun
Opposite of the quality of being desirable
Noun
Opposite of the quality of being able to instigate curiosity, or to hold the attention of others
“Tourists will be unimpressed if they are made to visit places of drabness during their stay.”
Noun
Opposite of an appealing or favorable aspect that leads to something being recommended
“The only drawback to this eminently plausible case is that there is not a scrap of evidence for it.”
Noun
Opposite of a formal examination of evidence by a judge, typically before a jury, in order to decide guilt in a case of criminal or civil proceedings
Noun
Opposite of antiquatedness or antiqueness
Noun
Opposite of the state or quality of being pleasant
Adjective
Opposite of relating to appeals
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