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appealing (to)

verb
present participle of appeal (to)

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to make a request to (someone) in an earnest or urgent manner
  • when supplies at the food bank ran desperately low, officials appealed to the public for some much-needed replacements

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“Appealing (to).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/appealing%20%28to%29. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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