Synonyms for gesture


1. gesture, motion, movement, move, motility
usage: motion of hands or body to emphasize or help to express a thought or feeling
2. gesture, motion, visual communication
usage: the use of movements (especially of the hands) to communicate familiar or prearranged signals
3. gesture, indication, indicant
usage: something done as an indication of intention; "a political gesture"; "a gesture of defiance"


1. gesticulate, gesture, motion, communicate, intercommunicate
usage: show, express or direct through movement; "He gestured his desire to leave"
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