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synonyms for gesticulation

  • action
  • bow
  • curtsy
  • expression
  • genuflection
  • indication
  • intimation
  • mime
  • motion
  • nod
  • pantomime
  • reminder
  • salute
  • shrug
  • sign
  • signal
  • token
  • wave
  • wink
  • body language
  • high sign
  • kinesics
  • sign language
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antonyms for gesticulation

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  • repose
  • rest
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How to use gesticulation in a sentence

By the time Harjo was on Winfrey’s show, the mass gesticulation had infested Atlanta’s Major League Baseball stadium, where the home team, decorated in native imagery, was hosting the World Series in Atlanta before a national audience.
THE ASTROS MISTREATED THEIR SPORT. THE BRAVES MISTREAT HUMAN BEINGS.KEVIN BLACKISTONEOCTOBER 29, 2021WASHINGTON POST
His gestures were slow, sober, and rare; for he held southern gesticulation in horror.
CHARLES BAUDELAIRE, HIS LIFETHOPHILE GAUTIER
If gesticulation be also a means of expressing character, as in ballets, this is only a secondary means.
TOLSTOY ON SHAKESPEARELEO TOLSTOY
When he drew near the headmost vessel, he began to utter an earnest address, accompanied with violent gesticulation.
THE INDIAN IN HIS WIGWAMHENRY R. SCHOOLCRAFT
Karlsefin, therefore, tried his hand at a little gesticulation, while the natives gazed at him with speechless interest.
THE NORSEMEN IN THE WESTR.M. BALLANTYNE
Here they engaged in an animated conversation, if much gesticulation is any indication.
THE MEMOIRS OF GENERAL P. H. SHERIDAN, COMPLETEGENERAL PHILIP HENRY SHERIDAN
With a final gesticulation of vindictive, feminine joy, she succeeded in spilling the whole bottle of ink on the white bed-spread.
TRAMPING ON LIFEHARRY KEMP
I saw her enter, and watched her through the glass door speaking vehemently with some gesticulation.
THE SIGN OF SILENCEWILLIAM LE QUEUX
His favorite occupation consisted in embellishing his rhetoric with all the proprieties of gesticulation and utterance.
WIELAND; OR THE TRANSFORMATIONCHARLES BROCKDEN BROWN
Now this exciting gesticulation can be very easily observed, but the observation must not come too late.
CRIMINAL PSYCHOLOGYHANS GROSS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO GESTICULATION

  • action
  • body language
  • bow
  • curtsy
  • expression
  • genuflection
  • gesticulation
  • high sign
  • indication
  • intimation
  • kinesics
  • mime
  • nod
  • pantomime
  • reminder
  • salute
  • shrug
  • sign
  • sign language
  • signal
  • token
  • wave
  • wink
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.