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Definition of "gestural" []

  • A motion of the hands, head, or body to emphasize an idea or emotion, esp while speaking (noun)
  • Something said or done as a formality or as an indication of intention (noun)
  • The manner in which a person bears himself; posture (noun)
  • To express by or make gestures; gesticulate (verb)
  • Of, pertaining to, or using gestures. (adjective)

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Use "gestural" in a sentence
  • ""gestural" - it understands what you want to do by the gestures you use."
  • "That he saw no need for that kind of gestural bullshit?"
  • "Apple Inc. will offer iPhones in June that cost less and may include the kind of gestural controls it features on its Magic Mouse."