appealing (part of speech: verb)
- Cornish looked at him for a moment, and then spoke, addressing Von Holzen. - "Roden's Corner", Henry Seton Merriman.
- She took the tone of an inferior addressing a superior. - "Put Yourself in His Place", Charles Reade.
- " I shall never be able to express to you my chagrin and my regret," he began, including the three girls in his speech but in reality addressing himself to Betty. - "The Camp Fire Girls Across the Seas", Margaret Vandercook.