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verb [intransitive] gesture pronunciation in British English /ˈdʒestʃə(r)/
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present tense
present participlegesturing
past tensegestured
past participlegestured

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  1. to make a movement with your hands or head in order to show or tell someone something
    Maria gestured expressively as she talked.
    gesture at/in the direction of/towards: ‘What about these?’ she asked, gesturing at the dirty dishes.
    gesture for: He gestured for her to sit down.
    gesture to: Jack gestured to us from across the room.


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