French translation of 'beckon'
⇒ All the attractions of the city beckon.
Toutes les attractions de la ville nous attirent.
⇒ Fame and fortune beckoned; he ...
La gloire et la fortune l'attiraient; il ...
- (= gesture)
to beckon to sb
faire signe à qn
to beckon sb over
faire signe de venir à qn
⇒ He beckoned her over.
Il lui fit signe de venir.
Example Sentences Including 'beckon'
Then they rushed past him and began to wave and beckon excitedly.Sleep While I Sing
Only once Hooch was completely out of earshot did he silently beckon her to move in a little closer to him.BEHINDLINGS (2002)
I've got ten years on you, Nora Keegan, just ye wait until ye're my age and see if the old salvation doesn't beckon from the bottle.Death of an Unknown Man
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Translation of beckon from the Collins English to French Dictionary