Italian translation of 'beckon'
transitive verb, intransitive verb
to beckon to sb
chiamare qn con un cennohe beckoned a waitress
ha chiamato una cameriera con un cennohe beckoned me in/over
mi ha fatto cenno di entrare/di avvicinarmi
Example Sentences Including 'beckon'
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A year of flat real consumer spending still beckons.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
If his services are no longer required, perhaps a writing career could beckon.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Within a few months, a new opportunity beckoned.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
She nodded towards the window, and beckoned with her hand.Andersen's Fairy Tales (1874)
But the prospect now beckoned of opening the China passage.Nemesis: The Battle for Japan, 194445 (2007)
They saw each other simultaneously, and she raised her hand, beckoning him to come and sit beside her.The Glasgow Girls (1994)
A door was slowly opening, and a long thin hand emerged and beckoned him inside.The Sun (2014)
But he is no good with figures and the staff are cheating him; bankruptcy is surely beckoning.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
But somewhere within the total field of human knowledge, humanism still beckons to us as our best reason for having minds at all.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Commerce was taking over from the honest pioneering that still beckoned far out in memory.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Her own series surely beckons, and the man from the Mail will just have to swallow it.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
In the future, theatre stages surely beckon.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Is it somehow built into the metabolism of humans, at a certain point with youth disappearing, age beckoning?Times, Sunday Times (2013)
No wonder a glittering Hollywood career beckoned.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The figure raised a hand and beckoned to me for a second time.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
A career in property beckons.The Sun (2016)
If he keeps this up, England will beckon again.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
They are too good to go down but it looks like an unhappy new year beckons.The Sun (2011)
Though a rugby career beckoned, he refused to abandon his education.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Lunch now beckons, and it normally involves red meat.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Yet if the power of the oil corporations can be curbed, an idyllic green future could still beckon.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Does a career in politics beckon?Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Does a rap classic remix now beckon?The Sun (2013)
The only consolation is that a new series beckons and she will be the star of the show.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Who knows - maybe a modelling career beckons!The Sun (2010)
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British English: beckon VERB
If you beckon to someone, you signal to them to come to you.
He beckoned to the waiter.
He beckoned her to sit down beside him.
Translation of beckon from the Collins English to Italian Dictionary