Definition of 'appealing'
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Suddenly packaged food on sterilised trays looked quite appealing. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Whether this knowledge makes this more or less appealing depends on how you like your interview styles. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Property looks less appealing than it has for years. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The tax advantages of offsets for savers could also look less appealing from next year. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Off set deals are looking particularly appealing given that no easy access accounts currently beat inflation. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The invitation to read could hardly be less appealing. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Holiday romances look more appealing by the second. The Sun (2009)Other studies have shown that eating in front of a mirror makes junk food taste less appealing. The Sun (2016)And the venues and guest lists are certainly looking more appealing. The Sun (2010)Country life has simply become less appealing. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Healthy workers will give a more appealing look than a bunch of sweaty overweight workers wheezing around the aisles. The Sun (2015)This is a very appealing idea. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It is an intensely appealing thought. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The good news is that something potentially rather appealing and grown-up is emerging from all this current fashion foolishness. Times, Sunday Times (2007)For example, the thought of being thin tomorrow is less appealing than the thought of eating a piece of cake now. Times, Sunday Times (2010)A quiet but happy 2016 is obviously an appealing thought. Times, Sunday Times (2016)And the generation raised on Sesame Street wants something more appealing than thirty minutes of straight talking. Christianity Today (2000)All the others models, and the hybrid in particular, are rather less appealing. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Viewed from the wreckage of today's system, it sounds like an appealing idea. Times, Sunday Times (2008)More than a century on, we've dressed his pioneering research up as a rather appealing ninja. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Again, you will know you have successfully done the technique because the image of the healthy new you will be more appealing than the idea of smoking. Times, Sunday Times (2007)He has always been something of an appealing ogre and I had put myself in the class of not quite knowing what to make of the guy. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He was also an effective singer with an appealing, world-weary voice and a potent songwriter with an influence that extended far beyond the realm of folk. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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Translations for 'appealing'
British English: appealing ADJECTIVE
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.
Definition of appealing from the Collins English Dictionary
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