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beckon
used in City of Bones

8 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
  • She smiled, passing him, beckoning with her eyes.
    Chapter 1 (16% in)
  • She beckoned the blue-haired boy after her, and they slipped through the door.
    Chapter 1 (35% in)
  • He pushed the door open with one hand, beckoning her after him with the hand that held the Sensor.
    Chapter 6 (38% in)
  •     Part Three The Descent Beckons  .
    Chapter 20 (**% in)
  • The descent beckons as the ascent beckoned.
    Chapter 20 (**% in)
  • The descent beckons as the ascent beckoned.
    Chapter 20 (**% in)
  • Epilogue The Ascent Beckons     The hospital hallway was blindingly white.
    Epilogue (0% in)
  • He swung a leg over the seat, and beckoned her to come and sit behind him.
    Epilogue (90% in)

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