appealing adj
As a fruit, oranges are very a-peeling. peal v

English expressions. 2014.

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  • appealing — adj. VERBS ▪ be, look, seem, sound ▪ make sth ▪ The large salary made their offer even more appealing to him. ▪ find sth …   Collocations dictionary

  • appealing — adj. attractive, likeable. Derivatives: appealingly adv …   Useful english dictionary

  • appealing — [[t]əpi͟ːlɪŋ[/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED Someone or something that is appealing is pleasing and attractive. There was a sense of humour to what he did that I found very appealing... That s a very appealing idea. Syn: attractive Ant: unappealing Derived… …   English dictionary

  • appealing — ap|peal|ing [əˈpi:lıŋ] adj 1.) attractive or interesting ≠ ↑unappealing ▪ The city offers an appealing combination of sporting and cultural events. ▪ It creates an atmosphere which visitors find so appealing . 2.) appealing look/expression/voice… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • appealing — [əˈpiːlɪŋ] adj attractive and interesting The building has an appealing old fashioned charm.[/ex] We ve tried to make the design more appealing to young people.[/ex] …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • appealing — appealingly, adv. appealingness, n. /euh pee ling/, adj. evoking or attracting interest, desire, curiosity, sympathy, or the like; attractive. [1400 50; late ME; see APPEAL, ING2] * * * …   Universalium

  • appealing — ap peal·ing || lɪŋ adj. begging; attractive; interesting ap·peal || É™ piːl n. request; request money, raise money, fundraise; plea; petition for a new trial or judgment (Law); attract a person; be particularly attractive or pleasing v.… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • appealing — ap•peal•ing [[t]əˈpi lɪŋ[/t]] adj. 1) having great appeal; attractive 2) entreating; imploring • Etymology: 1400–50 ap•peal′ing•ly, adv …   From formal English to slang

  • quasi-appealing — adj.; quasi appealingly, adv. * * * …   Universalium

  • quasi-appealing — adj.; quasi appealingly, adv …   Useful english dictionary

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