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Far from the Madding Crowd
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beckon
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Far from the Madding Crowd
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  • He whispered to the soldier, and then beckoned to the clerk, who in his turn whispered to an elderly woman, apparently his wife, and they also went up the chancel steps.
  • After a moment’s consideration Bathsheba assented, beckoning to Gabriel, who hastened up into the coveted atmosphere.
  • Troy glided up to him, beckoned, and whispered a few words; and with a mutual glance of concurrence the two men went into the night together.

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  • I should be studying, but television beckons me.
  • The police officer beckoned me to come over.

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