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Synonym of Gesture

Gesture Synonyme from Moby Thesaurus

Moby Thesaurus
gesture
Synonyms and related words:
action, actions, activity, acts, address, affectation, air, bearing, beck, beckon, behavior, behavior pattern, behavioral norm, behavioral science, body language, broad hint, carriage, charade, chironomy, clue, comportment, conduct, cue, culture pattern, custom, dactylology, deaf-and-dumb alphabet, demeanor, deportment, doing, doings, dumb show, flag, folkway, formality, gambit, gentle hint, gesticulate, gesticulation, gesture language, gestures, glimmer, glimmering, goings-on, guise, hand signal, high sign, hint, implication, index, indicate, indication, inkling, innuendo, insinuation, intimation, kick, kinesics, look, maintien, manner, manners, method, methodology, methods, mien, mime, modus vivendi, motion, motion to, motions, move, movement, movements, moves, nod, nudge, observable behavior, pantomime, pattern, ploy, poise, port, pose, posture, practice, praxis, presence, procedure, proceeding, prompt, reminder, saw the air, scent, shrug, shrug the shoulders, sign, sign language, signal, signalize, social science, spoor, stance, style, suggestion, suspicion, symbol, symptom, tactics, telltale, token, tone, track, wave the arms, way, way of life, ways, whisper, wink
  

  



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WordNet 2.0
gesture

Noun
1. motion of hands or body to emphasize or help to express a thought or feeling
(hypernym) motion, movement, move, motility
(hyponym) jab, jabbing, poke, poking, thrust, thrusting
(derivation) gesticulate, motion
2. the use of movements (especially of the hands) to communicate familiar or prearranged signals
(synonym) motion
(hypernym) visual communication
(hyponym) sign
(derivation) gesticulate, motion
3. something done as an indication of intention; "a political gesture"; "a gesture of defiance"
(hypernym) indication, indicant
(hyponym) beau geste

Verb
1. show, express or direct through movement; "He gestured his desire to leave"
(synonym) gesticulate, motion
(hypernym) communicate, intercommunicate
(hyponym) wink
(derivation) motion

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