Beck

Definition of Beck

n.1.See Beak.
1.A small brook.
The brooks, the becks, the rills.
- Drayton.
1.A vat. See Back.
v. i.1.To nod, or make a sign with the head or hand.
[imp. & p. p. Becked ( ); p. pr. & vb. n. Becking.]
v. t.1.To notify or call by a nod, or a motion of the head or hand; to intimate a command to.
When gold and silver becks me to come on.
- Shak.
n.1.A significant nod, or motion of the head or hand, esp. as a call or command.
They have troops of soldiers at their beck.
- Shak.

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