Translation of "beckon" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ˈbek·ən/ us /ˈbek·ən/

to move your hand, head, etc. to show someone that you would like them to come nearer

llamar mediante señas
She beckoned to the waiter.

(Translation of “beckon” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /ˈbekən/

to summon (someone) by making a sign with the fingers

llamar por señas
She beckoned him over to her table.

(Translation of “beckon” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)