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beckon
used in The Poisonwood Bible

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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
  • I knew Nathan would be impatient for our return, so I beckoned to Leah.
    Book 2 — Revelation (2% in)

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