APPEAL in a Sentence

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appeal
 n.  attraction; charm; attract; fascinate; challenge
Example Sentence: (88 in 6 pages)
1  She made an eloquent appeal for action before it was too late.
2  She still has the energy and sex appeal of a woman less than half her age.
3  It may also appeal to the latent chauvinism of many ordinary people.
4  The district attorney said if McVeigh is given the death penalty and his conviction is upheld on appeal, the state prosecution would become moot.
5  Dodd made no appeal of his death sentence and, further, instructed his attorney to sue anyone who succeeds in delaying his execution.
6  The Washington state attorney general had not decided whether to appeal the decision to the Supreme Court.
7  By being absent from the trial, he forfeited the right to appeal.
8  I appeal to you to vote against him.
9  No witnesses to the accident have come forward yet, despite the police's appeal.
10  She had that indefinable something that went beyond mere sex appeal.
11  The book will appeal to young readers.
12  An appeal has been launched to build a lasting memorial to the composer.
13  We made an appeal to the villagers for money to build the bridge.
14  The aid appeal has galvanised the German business community.
15  The campaign has been gaining momentum ever since the television appeal.
Classic Sentence: (182 in 13 pages)
1  At this Snowball sprang to his feet, and shouting down the sheep, who had begun bleating again, broke into a passionate appeal in favour of the windmill.
Animal Farm By George Orwell
Get Context   In Chapter V
2  Confident as I am that you will not trifle with this appeal, my heart sinks and my hand trembles at the bare thought of such a possibility.
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde By Robert Louis Stevenson
Get Context   In CHAPTER DR. LANYON'S NARRATIVE
3  The less I understood of this farrago, the less I was in a position to judge of its importance; and an appeal so worded could not be set aside without a grave responsibility.
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde By Robert Louis Stevenson
Get Context   In CHAPTER DR. LANYON'S NARRATIVE
4  Wamba seemed to feel the force of this appeal, and accompanied his companion, who began his journey after catching up a long quarter-staff which lay upon the grass beside him.
Ivanhoe By Walter Scott
Get Context   In CHAPTER I
5  The noble and solemn air with which Rebecca made this appeal, gave it double weight with the fair Saxon.
Ivanhoe By Walter Scott
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIX
6  She felt a terrible appeal coming to her from him, that made her almost lose her balance.
Lady Chatterley's Lover By D H Lawrence
Get Context   In Chapter 3
7  Then he looked up at her with that awful appeal in his full, glowing eyes.
Lady Chatterley's Lover By D H Lawrence
Get Context   In Chapter 3
8  The public responds now only to an appeal to its vices.
Lady Chatterley's Lover By D H Lawrence
Get Context   In Chapter 9
9  There was a touch of appeal in her.
Lady Chatterley's Lover By D H Lawrence
Get Context   In Chapter 14
10  Edmund, on this appeal, had first to hear what was going on; but, on understanding the question, was at no loss for an answer.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXV
11  Miss Crawford, pleased with the appeal, gave her all her best judgment and taste, made everything easy by her suggestions, and tried to make everything agreeable by her encouragement.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVI
12  This appeal produced an effect on a good-tempered-faced man-cook, who with some of the other servants was looking on, and who stepped forward to interfere.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXIX
13  If not, and you appeal to my forbearance, and the mercy of those you have deeply injured, seat yourself, without a word, in that chair.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLIX
14  But Mrs Clay was talking so eagerly with Miss Elliot, that she did not hear the appeal.
Persuasion By Jane Austen
Get Context   In Chapter 3
15  He had thought her wretchedly altered, and in the first moment of appeal, had spoken as he felt.
Persuasion By Jane Austen
Get Context   In Chapter 7