Usage examples for appealing

  1. Of all the four, Adderley alone looked back with a half- appealing smile, and received an encouraging little nod for his pains- a nod which said 'Yes- you can come again if you like! – God's Good Man by Marie Corelli
  2. " I am afraid," Maraton replied, " that you will be appealing to a sentiment of which I am ignorant." – A People's Man by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  3. Mr. Gresham, so it was said, insisted on Mr. Bonteen,- appealing to the other Duke. – Phineas Redux by Anthony Trollope
  4. She began to play an appealing Salvation Army song. – The Angel Adjutant of "Twice Born Men" by Minnie L. Carpenter
  5. The side of me which loves success, and which he is always appealing to, had no hand in it. – Red Pottage by Mary Cholmondeley