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appeal
used in The Great Gatsby

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Definition
a request or the act of asking — sometimes specifically for help or that a decision be overturned
  • Her eyes fell on Jordan and me with a sort of appeal, as though she realized at last what she was doing — and as though she had never, all along, intended doing anything at all.
    p. 132.2
appeal = request
There are no more uses of "appeal" in The Great Gatsby.

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