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beckon

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beckon/ˈbɛkən/verb
beckonsbeckonedbeckoning
beckon
/ˈbɛkən/
verb
beckonsbeckonedbeckoning
Learner's definition of BECKON  
: to signal (someone) with your arm or hand in order to tell that person to come closer or follow
[+ object]
[no object]
[no object]  : to appear attractive or inviting
   b  [+ object]  : to attract (someone or something)

— beckoningly

adverb,[more beckoningly; most beckoningly]
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