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beckoning

adjective

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beckoning

noun

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beckoning

verb
present participle of beckon

Synonyms of beckoning (Entry 3 of 3)

to direct or notify by a movement or gesture
  • beckoned the bashful child to come closer

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The first known use of beckoning was in 1786

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“Beckoning.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/beckoning. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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