English adjective: appealing
|1.||appealing able to attract interest or draw favorable attention|
|Samples||He added an appealing and memorable figure to popular American mythology.|
An appealing sense of humor.
The idea of having enough money to retire at fifty is very appealing.
|Similar||attention-getting, attractive, catchy|
|2.||appealing (of characters in literature or drama) evoking empathic or sympathetic feelings|
|Samples||The sympathetic characters in the play.|
|Synonyms||likable, likeable, sympathetic|
|Antonyms||unappealing, unlikable, unlikeable, unsympathetic|