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beckon
used in The Mysterious Benedict Society

2 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
  • His mouth stuffed full, he beckoned for Sticky to follow him.
    p. 296.4
  • He beckoned them forward with a crook of his finger.
    p. 316.6

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