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Appealing

Appealing Meaning & Definition
Appealing Definition And Meaning

What's The Definition Of Appealing?

[adj] able to attract interest or draw favorable attention; "He added an appealing and memorable figure to popular American mythology"- Vincent Starrett; "an appealing sense of humor"; "the idea of having enough money to retire at fifty is very appealing"
[adj] expressing earnest entreaty; "the appealing and frightened look worn by an injured dog"; "she holds out her hand for money, importunate, insistent"; "a pleading note in her voice"
[adj] (of characters in literature or drama) evoking empathic or sympathetic feelings; "the sympathetic characters in the play"

Synonyms | Synonyms for Appealing: attention-getting | attractive | beseeching | catchy | imploring | importunate | likable | likeable | pleading | sympathetic

Related Terms | Find terms related to Appealing: achingly sweet | adjuratory | agreeable | agreeable-sounding | alluring | appetizing | ariose | arioso | attracting | attractive | begging | beguiling | beseeching | bewitching | blandishing | cajoling | canorous | cantabile | captivating | catching | catchy | charismatic | charming | coaxing | come-hither | coquettish | delightful | dulcet | enchanting | engaging | enravishing | enthralling | enticing | entrancing | entreating | euphonic | euphonious | euphonous | exciting | exotic | exquisite | fascinating | fetching | fine-toned | flirtatious | glamorous | golden | golden-tongued | golden-voiced | heart-robbing | honeyed | hypnotic | imploring | interesting | intriguing | inviting | irresistible | lovely | luxurious | melic | mellifluent | mellifluous | mellisonant | mellow | melodic | melodious | mesmeric | mouth-watering | musical | music-flowing | music-like | piquant | pleading | pleasant | pleasant-sounding | precative | precatory | prepossessing | provocative | provoquant | ravishing | rich | seducing | seductive | sensuous | silver-toned | silver-tongued | silver-voiced | silvery | singable | siren | sirenic | songful | songlike | sonorous | spellbinding | spellful | sweet | sweet-flowing | sweet-sounding | taking | tantalizing | teasing | tempting | thrilling | tickling | titillating | titillative | tunable | tuneful | voluptuous | winning | winsome | witching

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Appealing In Webster's Dictionary

\Ap*peal"ing\, a. That appeals; imploring. -- {Ap*peal"ing*ly}, adv. -- {Ap*peal"ing*ness}, n.

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