French translation of 'appealing'
- (= attractive) [idea, thought]
- (= touching)
- (= imploring) [look]
Example Sentences Including 'appealing'
The thought of luring such a person into abandonment was an appealing one.Left, Right and Centre
His chilly, damp, single-room apartment in Saint Denis had rarely seemed so appealing.CHAMELEON (2002)
The idea of starting my life over in a new, warm country, far away, suddenly seemed very, very appealing.RESCUING ROSE (2002)
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interjeter appelto appeal against a decision (British)
faire appel d'une décisionto appeal against a verdict (British)
faire appel d'un verdictto appeal to the Supreme Court
se pourvoir en cassation
- (= call)
to appeal for sth [calm, help, witnesses]
lancer un appel à qch
⇒ They appealed for help.
Ils ont lancé un appel au secours.
⇒ The police have appealed for witnesses.
La police a lancé un appel à témoins.
⇒ He appealed for calm.
Il a lancé un appel au calme.
⇒ He appealed for silence.
Il a demandé le silence.to appeal to sb for sth
demander qch à qnto appeal to sb for mercy
implorer la pitié de qn
- (= be attractive) [idea, book]
être tentant(e)to appeal to sb
plaire à qn,
⇒ Greece doesn't appeal to me.
Ça ne me tente pas d'aller en Grèce.
⇒ Does that appeal to you?
Ça te tente?
⇒ It doesn't appeal to me.
Cela ne m'attire pas.
- (law) [verdict]
faire appel de
⇒ They intend to appeal the verdict.
Ils ont l'intention de faire appel du verdict.
appel mright of appeal
droit m de recoursto make an appeal
- (= call, request)
appel mto launch an appeal
lancer un appel
⇒ They have launched an appeal.
Ils ont lancé un appel.
- (= charm)
Example Sentences Including 'appeal'
Intellectually, he knew there was no chance of Vance's appeal succeeding.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
There was an intensity in the appeal that surprised him.Unreasonable Doubt
Then my mind switched to Jarawa and the campaign: there was his appeal to plan and I started thinking through the details.THE EXECUTION (2002)
'appealing' in Other Languages
Translation of appealing from the Collins English to French Dictionary