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Synonyms for appealing
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. appealing(adj)

    able to attract interest or draw favorable attention

    "He added an appealing and memorable figure to popular American mythology"- Vincent Starrett; "an appealing sense of humor"; "the idea of having enough money to retire at fifty is very appealing"

    Synonyms:
    likable, likeable, sympathetic

    Antonyms:
    unappealing, off-putting, unattractive

  2. sympathetic, appealing, likeable, likable(adj)

    (of characters in literature or drama) evoking empathic or sympathetic feelings

    "the sympathetic characters in the play"

    Synonyms:
    kindly, sympathetic, benevolent, likable, likeable, good-hearted, harmonic, large-hearted, charitable, openhearted

    Antonyms:
    off-putting, unappealing, unattractive

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. appealing(a)

    Synonyms:
    imploring, beseeching, entreating, supplicating

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    attractive, calling, appeal, interesting, tempting, seductive

How to pronounce appealing?

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#5461attractive
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#13039kindly
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#16921sympathetic
#23055tempting
#24966seductive
#28923benevolent
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How to use appealing in a sentence?

  1. Kurt Ribisl:

    The lax regulations that are in place at the local, state and federal level make it so that e-cigarettes are cheap, readily available and come in flavors that are appealing to youth, it’s really no surprise that we’re going to see a big uptick with this product.

  2. Vice President Joe Biden:

    There's one guy absolutely denigrating an entire group of people, appealing to the baser side of human nature, working on this notion of xenophobia in a way that hasn't occurred in a long time, since the Know-Nothing Party back at the end of the 19th century.

  3. Engadget Engadget reviewer Chris Velazco:

    And a damn good phone. Alas, I am too used to no home button for it to be really appealing to me, but this is going to be a great phone for millions of people. And talk about timing on the value side of things $ 399 for an iPhone with Apples latest power plant on board is huge.

  4. Janet Hoek:

    If tobacco packages are no longer glamorous or appealing, but are instead unattractive and off-putting, fewer young people will be tempted.

  5. Wheaton CEO Randy Smallwood:

    If I look at all the opportunities out there that I find appealing... it is probably between $4 billion to $5 billion worth.


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