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appeal
used in The Fountainhead

12 uses
  • He appealed to schools of journalism.
    4.15 — Part 4 Chapter 15 (43% in)
  • I'm happy if it appeals to you.
    1.3 — Part 1 Chapter 3 (33% in)
  • In the deeper reality of Roark's existence there was no consciousness of Heller, no need for Heller, no appeal, no demand.
    1.11 — Part 1 Chapter 11 (76% in)
  • It had human appeal and social implications.
    1.12 — Part 1 Chapter 12 (2% in)
  • When he turned a glance of desperate appeal upon Toohey, Stoddard's eyes looked like Jell-O. He waited.
    2.12 — Part 2 Chapter 12 (12% in)
  • He said that he would not appeal the case.
    2.13 — Part 2 Chapter 13 (1% in)
  • The first campaign of the Banner was an appeal for money for a charitable cause.
    3.1 — Part 3 Chapter 1 (63% in)
  • I knew that part of it would appeal to you.
    3.2 — Part 3 Chapter 2 (98% in)
  • I think he has sex appeal.
    4.6 — Part 4 Chapter 6 (81% in)
  • Eve Layton looked at Toohey, silently appealing for help.
    4.6 — Part 4 Chapter 6 (89% in)
  • He appealed to Ellsworth Toohey, but Toohey was not interested.
    4.12 — Part 4 Chapter 12 (28% in)
  • The prosecutor had agreed, telling himself that this was what happened when an amateur undertook to handle his own defense; a lawyer would have chosen the gentlest types, those most likely to respond to an appeal for mercy; Roark had chosen the hardest faces.
    4.18 — Part 4 Chapter 18 (15% in)

There are no more uses of "appeal" in The Fountainhead.

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