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used in A Great and Terrible Beauty

3 uses
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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
  • She beckons me with her hand.
    Chapter 7 (**% in)
  • I'm afraid I've lost her, but she beckons to me from the path.
    Chapter 10 (36% in)
  • The hum stops and bends into a shudder that flows through my body like a melody, and when I open my eyes there's the glorious outline of a door of light, shimmering and beckoning as if it's been there the whole time just waiting for me to find it.
    Chapter 22 (29% in)

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