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synonyms for gesture

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

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  • speech
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Deepfake videos are made by feeding hundreds of hours of video of someone into a neural network, “teaching” the network the minutiae of the person’s voice, pronunciation, mannerisms, gestures, etc.
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If you are close to the couple and want to send a gift, Elaine Swann, founder of the Swann School of Protocol, says the gesture can go a long way.
A GUIDE TO GIVING GIFTS FOR POSTPONED AND SHRUNKEN WEDDINGSBROOKE HENDERSONAUGUST 20, 2020FORTUNE
Cultivating an antiracist company culture requires much more than a few gestures.
HOW TO TURN CORPORATE ANTIRACISM FROM PROMISE TO PRACTICEERIN L. THOMASJULY 30, 2020QUARTZ
In the case of Gardner and Collins, they probably hope these gestures across the aisle will help them in their reelection battles.
HOW CAN A SENATOR VOTE WITH TRUMP MOST OF THE TIME AND STILL BE A MODERATE?SETH MASKETJULY 22, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
This symbolic gesture was accompanied by the construction of town halls and various temples.
OSTIA ANTICA: RECONSTRUCTION AND HISTORY OF THE HARBOR CITY OF ANCIENT ROMEDATTATREYA MANDALAPRIL 14, 2020REALM OF HISTORY
But, when the car came thundering down, it was crammed to the step; with a melancholy gesture, the driver declined her signal.
HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
She was growing a little stout, but it did not seem to detract an iota from the grace of every step, pose, gesture.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
There was no vivacity in his putty-coloured features, but there were promptitude and decision in every abrupt gesture.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
He even fancied that something of challenge flashed from her, though without definite words or gesture.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
In dramatic interpretation the voice is a much more significant feature relatively than is the detail of gesture in pantomime.
EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
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WORDS RELATED TO GESTURE

  • allure
  • ask
  • attract
  • bid
  • coax
  • command
  • demand
  • draw
  • entice
  • gesticulate
  • gesture
  • invite
  • motion
  • nod
  • pull
  • sign
  • summon
  • tempt
  • wave
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