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synonyms for gesturing

  • stylistic
  • bombastic
  • declamatory
  • dramatic
  • elaborate
  • elocutionary
  • eloquent
  • expressive
  • fervid
  • forceful
  • gesticulative
  • grandiloquent
  • impassioned
  • important
  • imposing
  • inflated
  • intoning
  • lofty
  • long-winded
  • loud
  • noble
  • noisy
  • orotund
  • ostentatious
  • persuasive
  • pompous
  • senatorial
  • stagy
  • stentorian
  • theatrical
  • tumid
  • verbose
  • vivid

antonyms for gesturing

MOST RELEVANT
  • natural
  • simple
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How to use gesturing in a sentence

"I wasn't born yesterday," said Dink impudently, gesturing with his spoon.
THE VARMINTOWEN JOHNSON
Patch those fellows up the best you can, directed Briggs, gesturing at the pair by the deck-house.
CURSEDGEORGE ALLAN ENGLAND
I glanced within and saw the Earl of Westport gesturing and declaiming to a company of gentlemen.
THE O'RUDDYSTEPHEN CRANE
"Them things you put in the stove smell just like brandin' a critter," he said, gesturing toward the kitchen.
PARTNERS OF CHANCEHENRY HERBERT KNIBBS
He had found an idea, and was off on its exposition, starting up, pacing and gesturing.
THE SALAMANDEROWEN JOHNSON
They strode along together, Van Ness gesturing and talking; Sherman's head slightly bent as if in thought.
PORT O' GOLDLOUIS JOHN STELLMAN
"It's right there," I said, gesturing wearily at the projected pattern under the glassy surface.
THE DOOR THROUGH SPACEMARION ZIMMER BRADLEY
This went faster; and after the bear was taken, followed the elk-hunt, and a new sway and crouch of the twelve gesturing bodies.
RED MEN AND WHITEOWEN WISTER
"This," said Cameron, gesturing with his hand to include the circle of all of them, and the community beyond the window.
CUBS OF THE WOLFRAYMOND F. JONES
He paused a moment, and then went on, nervously gesturing with both his hands simultaneously.
VANDOVER AND THE BRUTEFRANK NORRIS
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