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Usage examples for appealing

  1. The side of me which loves success, and which he is always appealing to, had no hand in it. – Red Pottage by Mary Cholmondeley
  2. 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
  3. She began to play an appealing Salvation Army song. – The Angel Adjutant of "Twice Born Men" by Minnie L. Carpenter
  4. Mr. Gresham, so it was said, insisted on Mr. Bonteen,- appealing to the other Duke. – Phineas Redux by Anthony Trollope
  5. " 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
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