Meaning of “beckon” - Learner’s Dictionary

beckon

verb uk us /ˈbekən/
WAVE [ I, T ]

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

She beckoned to the waiter.
BE LIKELY [ I ]

to seem very likely to happen:

A career as a lead guitarist beckoned.
BE ATTRACTIVE [ I ]

If a place beckons, it is very attractive to you, and you want to go there:

The bright lights of London beckoned.

(Definition of “beckon” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)