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beckon
used in The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass

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to call — typically to ask or tell someone to come nearer by using a hand gesture or a nod of the head
  • On the other hand, away back in the dim distance, under the flickering light of the north star, behind some craggy hill or snow-covered mountain, stood a doubtful freedom—half frozen—beckoning us to come and share its hospitality.
    Chapter 10 (65% in)

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