appealingly


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Related to appealingly: disorientingly

ap·peal·ing

 (ə-pē′lĭng)
adj.
Attractive; inviting: an appealing manner; an appealing idea.

ap·peal′ing·ly adv.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.appealingly - in an appealing mannerappealingly - in an appealing manner; "the table was set appealingly"
unappealingly - in an unappealing manner; "the kitchen was unappealingly dirty"
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Translations

appealingly

[əˈpiːlɪŋlɪ] ADV
1. (= attractively) a lock of hair fell appealingly across his foreheadun mechón de pelo le caía sobre la frente de modo que resultaba muy atractivo or atrayente
he found her appealingly stubbornsu terquedad le resultaba atractiva or atrayente
2. (= beseechingly) → de modo suplicante
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

appealingly

[əˈpiːlɪŋli] adv
(= attractively) [designed] → de façon attrayante
appealingly simple → d'une simplicité attrayante
(= imploringly) [look] → d'un air implorantappeals tribunal appeal tribunal ntribunal f d'appel
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

appealingly

adv
(= in supplication)bittend; look, speakflehentlich, inbrünstig (geh)
(= attractively)reizvoll
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

appealingly

[əˈpiːlɪŋlɪ] adv (attractively) → in modo attraente; (pleadingly) → in modo supplichevole
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
References in classic literature ?
Aunt Polly knelt down and prayed for Tom so touch- ingly, so appealingly, and with such measureless love in her words and her old trembling voice, that he was weltering in tears again, long before she was through.
He even tried to brazen out his disgrace before me and waved his tail appealingly. But he could not look me in the face, and when he saw that this was what I insisted on he collapsed at my feet and moaned.
His hand pulled hers gently and he turned his tired eyes on her appealingly.
The Baron looked appealingly to the Vice-warden, who chimed in readily.
They gazed around and saw a woman standing upon the sidewalk nervously wringing her hands as she gazed at them appealingly.
We found the island damp, and went back to the bank, and up the stream, and over the bridge, and down the stream again; and then, for the first time, the sweet girl turned appealingly to me, and confessed that she had exhausted her artless knowledge of the locality.
She rested her hand appealingly on mine, and sent my pulse fluttering.
If you knock on your wall appealingly, they will quiet down and discuss the matter softly among themselves for a moment--then, like the mice, they fall to persecuting you again, and as vigorously as before.
She looked at him appealingly, but he was staring at a paper which he was not reading.
"But not for long; I return the day after tomorrow." He stood grasping his light valise in one neatly gloved hand, and gazing anxiously, perplexedly, almost appealingly, into Archer's face.
"Well, who'd have believed it!" Oleson glanced appealingly at Dr.
Nathaniel Letton did not look appealingly at his two friends, but in the brief pause they felt that appeal pass out from him.