Definition of "gesturing" []

  • 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)
  • Present participle of gesture. (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

  • The making of gestures. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "gesturing" in a sentence
  • ""I told Eketi you're a woman," he repeated in English, gesturing at her shirtfront."
  • ""I saw the army of King Charles, effendi, I and Abdul and Said," he said in Arabic, gesturing to include his comrades."
  • "It was in gesturing that Maudie was being instructed when Pearlie came in with her broom."
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