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plaintively in a sentence

Example sentences for plaintively

Neighbouring countries continue to call plaintively for a peaceful vote.
Bulgarians point out plaintively that corruption is a problem elsewhere too.
Whole stretches are plaintively tonal and colorfully scored, music at once elegant and fraught with tension.
In the tops of the trees the wind began to play, disturbing the sleeping birds so that they flew about calling plaintively.
He lifts his gray, furry head half an inch and meows plaintively.
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