beckon to (one)

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beckon to (one)

To wave or signal to one with a gesture that indicates they should come closer. I think it's safe to go over there now—the guard just beckoned to us.
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beckon to someone

to signal someone to come. Wally beckoned to Sally, and she came over to him. Lily beckoned to Max and he turned his back on her.
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He told the court: "The van stopped at a junction, and as she walked by he beckoned to her to come over.
Mr Brown added that Sohal then pulled alongside the girl, wound down his window, beckoned to her again and told her: "Get in the van.