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beckon
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Candide
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  • Pangloss was in the middle of his sentence, when the Familiar beckoned to his footman, who gave him a glass of wine from Porto or Opporto.
  • He beckoned, and straightway the new-comers were encompassed by four-and-twenty soldiers.

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

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