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One entry found for beckon.
Main Entry: beck·on
Pronunciation: primarystressbek-schwan
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): beck·oned; beck·on·ing /primarystressbek- (schwa-)nieng/
1 : to call or signal to a person usually by a wave or nod <they beckoned us to come over>
2 : to appear inviting <new adventures were beckoning>

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