Meaning of appealable in English:


Pronunciation /əˈpiːləb(ə)l/


  • (of a case or ruling) able to be referred to a higher court for review.

    ‘the decisions of the tribunal are not appealable’
    • ‘Your Honour, how can a taxpayer who is the recipient of the decision of the Commissioner, by his own act, convert a decision which is both a reviewable decision and an appealable decision into only an appealable decision?’
    • ‘I have an appealable case but now I have to consider the question of the costs of an appeal to the Supreme Court.’
    • ‘Well, all of these decisions are appealable (and I suppose they all will be appealed), so don't celebrate too hard just yet, but I'm happy anyway.’
    • ‘This stated that a decision by a High Court judge on an application shall not be appealable.’
    • ‘It was intended that, consequently, such decisions should not be appealable.’