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beckon
used in Hamlet, Prince of Denmark

3 uses
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Definition
to call — typically to ask or tell someone to come nearer by using a hand gesture or a nod of the head
  •   It beckons you to go away with it,
      As if it some impartment did desire
      To you alone.
    1.4 — Act 1 Scene 4 — The platform (62% in)
beckons = calls (to come nearer by using a hand gesture or a nod)
  • Ghost beckons Hamlet.
    1.4 — Act 1 Scene 4 — The platform (61% in)
  • beckons = calls (to come nearer by using a hand gesture or a nod)
  • Ghost beckons.
    1.4 — Act 1 Scene 4 — The platform (88% in)
beckons = calls (to come nearer by using a hand gesture or a nod)
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