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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To make motions, as in speaking, or in place of speech.

Usage examples (38)
  • Because silence was demanded at the concert, they had to gesticulate to each other across the aisle to be able to communicate.
  • Why do people gesticulate when talking on the phone?
  • I find that the more I drink the more I gesticulate.
  • He stood up to gesticulate, being forty two inches high. for more
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