Examples of appealing in a Sentence
a book with an appealing title
the idea of living on Mars is appealing to space enthusiasts
Recent Examples of appealing from the Web
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The white nationalists behind last weekend’s violent rally found an appealing target in the historic town of Charlottesville, Virginia.
Made to last: These baskets and screen woven with water hyacinth have an appealing depth to them.
But there were other reasons why the Accomack fires were so appealing to the American public at large.
Carrying rockets up to altitude with aircraft and then launching them from the skies is an appealing approach to spaceflight and delivering satellites into orbit.
But, at its core, Eighty-Sixed is really a show about … nothing, and the most appealing thing about it is watching David play a caricature of herself: a difficult — but somehow kind of winning — grump.
Yet some frills could be attached to make either more appealing.
Lawmakers have debated changes that could close some loopholes, increase the size of minimum investments and make rural areas more appealing for foreign investors.
Thus, the summer has also meant a new start, as Miller begins to install his offense and defense, the latter perhaps more appealing to IU fans frustrated by inconsistency at that end of the floor.
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Synonymsalluring, fascinating, attractive, bewitching, captivating, charismatic, charming, elfin, enchanting, engaging, entrancing, fetching, glamorous (also glamourous), luring, magnetic, seductive
Antonymsrepellent (also repellant), repelling, repugnant, repulsive, revolting, unalluring
Related Wordsabsorbing, arresting, engrossing, enthralling, galvanic, gripping, hypnotic, hypnotizing, mesmerizing, riveting, spellbinding; enticing, tantalizing, tempting; exciting, haunting, interesting, intriguing, titillating; beckoning, inviting, winning; darling, delightful, pleasant, pleasing
Near Antonymsboring, irksome, tedious, tiresome, wearisome; abhorrent, abominable, appalling, awful, distasteful, hideous, horrendous, horrible, horrid, invidious, loathsome, nauseating, noisome, obnoxious, odious, offensive, shocking, sickening; drab, dreary, dull, flat, humdrum, jading, leaden, monotonous, pedestrian, ponderous
APPEALING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of appealing for English Language Learners
: having qualities that people like : pleasing or attractive
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