To express something by a gesture or gestures.
((intransitive) Make a gesture): beckon.
Other Word Forms of Gesture
Origin of Gesture
Middle English from Medieval Latin gestūra bearing from Latin gestus past participle of gerere to carry, carry on, act
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
From Medieval Latin gestura (“a mode of action”), from Latin gerere (“to bear, reflexive bear oneself, behave, act”), past participle gestus.
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