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beckon
used in Allegiant

7 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
  • Christina beckons to me.
    p. 58.9
beckons = calls (to come nearer by using a hand gesture or a nod)
  • Nita beckons my arm forward and drags the orange-stained gauze over my skin.
    p. 170.4
  • beckons = calls (to come nearer by using a hand gesture or a nod)
  • "Nice to meet you," Rafi says, and he beckons for us to follow him.
    p. 245.3
  • beckons = calls (to follow by using a hand gesture or a nod)
  • I saw that freedom, once, when Evelyn beckoned to me from among the factionless, called me out of my faction to become a more complete person.
    p. 249.0
  • beckoned = called
  • Reggie taps the computer screen and beckons us closer.
    p. 263.6
  • beckons = calls (to come nearer by using a hand gesture or a nod)
  • He holds his gun in one hand and beckons to me with the other.
    p. 347.0
  • beckons = calls (to come nearer by using a hand gesture)
  • Then Grace returns and beckons to us.
    p. 461.4
beckons = calls (to come nearer by using a hand gesture or a nod)
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