1. to signal, summon, or direct by a gesture of the head or hand.
2. to lure; entice.
3. a nod, gesture, etc., that signals, directs, summons, indicates agreement, or the like.
The well beckoned, promising hidden treasures.
At the bottom he found only mud and cold - very cold - water.
And that he had no way back up.
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