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Synonyms for gesticulation

Synonyms for gesticulation

an expressive, meaningful bodily movement

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a deliberate and vigorous gesture or motion

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Beside him sat Uvarov, who with rapid gesticulations was giving him some information, speaking in low tones as they all did.
It was the effect, unquestionably, of the mystic gesticulations by which he had sought to bring bodily before Phoebe's perception the figure of the mesmerizing carpenter.
Give my love to Lady Brandon, and Agatha, and the dear children; and thanks so much for a very pleasant--" Here the train moved off, and Sir Charles, melting, smiled and waved his hat until he caught sight of Trefusis looking back at him with a grin which seemed, under the circumstances, so Satanic, that he stopped as if petrified in the midst of his gesticulations, and stood with his arm out like a semaphore.
When impeded in their progress, these people suddenly ceased muttering, but re-doubled their gesticulations, and awaited, with an absent and overdone smile upon the lips, the course of the persons impeding them.
now and her gesticulation is open and empathetic with her hands high in the air to promote her points," James added.
He told that Tushar woke up every morning at 5 am, and awoke everyone else by visiting households of his village and using gesticulation to convey the message to others of not defecating in the open.
Anyone debating purchase of this new Don Giovanni might do well to avoid Sony's promo video, in which conductor Teodor Currentzis, peacocky in gold-brocaded black, conducts his MusicAeterna musicians with ecstatically rolled dark eyes and swoopingly emotive gesticulation, and makes, in interview, such grand pronouncements as "We are here because we want to create the music we want to create" and "My desire was to create a world, not a career.
The charismatic Italian prowled the touchline to great effect in France, displaying a level of gesticulation only Italians are capable of achieving.
Prepared information and communication materials for nutritional gesticulation
Badin -- Former Sindh home minister Zulfiqar Mirza on Monday announced to back PML-N candidate for by-polls in PS-59 constituency Badin, evoking a knee-jerk reaction from the PPP, which slated the gesticulation of their former colleague.
Not only did they effortlessly take on the roles of several characters and musicians, the allmale cast also brought to life the Shakespearean tradition on the stage, while expertly and comically expressing female characters through the use of costume and gesticulation.
This summit was nothing more than gesticulation," declared MEP Philippe Lamberts (Greens-EFA, Belgium).
There is a charmingly hilarious performance from Zubin Varla as wheelchair-bound transvestite Thersites, complete with tinny microphone, amplified gesticulation and the voice of a Bolton bingo caller.
1987), in which participants viewed a confederate entering a room, choosing a chair, and then performing either closed body movements (low dominance) or open-body movements with a higher rate of gesticulation (high dominance).
Mancini described his gesticulation during his side's 1-0 win at Wigan on Monday as "normal", after Wigan's Maynor Figueroa handled, denying Sergio Aguero a run on goal.