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“I came here for him,” one woman groans, gesturing impatiently toward where the music is coming from.

The mother keeps gesturing at them, waving her hands in the air.

"Look at this," she said, gesturing towards the rubble that had once been her house.

She beckoned to them, gesturing as if she were going to give them a treat.

He looked like such a fool, pointing and gesturing and huffing and puffing.

"I wasn't born yesterday," said Dink impudently, gesturing with his spoon.

Patch those fellows up the best you can, directed Briggs, gesturing at the pair by the deck-house.

I glanced within and saw the Earl of Westport gesturing and declaiming to a company of gentlemen.

"Them things you put in the stove smell just like brandin' a critter," he said, gesturing toward the kitchen.

He had found an idea, and was off on its exposition, starting up, pacing and gesturing.


On this page you'll find 37 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to gesturing, such as: stylistic, bombastic, declamatory, dramatic, elaborate, and elocutionary.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.