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Synonyms for gesture

Synonyms for gesture

an expressive, meaningful bodily movement

something that takes the place of words in communicating a thought or feeling

to make bodily motions so as to convey an idea or complement speech

Synonyms for gesture

motion of hands or body to emphasize or help to express a thought or feeling

something done as an indication of intention

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Distal gesturers are able to gesture about objects, people, and events that are at a distance from their bodies.
In Chapter 13, the delay in the onset of use of differing discourse types between children with self-created gesture systems and hearing children is mentioned; however, there is no reason posited for this delay or comparison of gesturers in a self-styled gesture system versus signers in an established sign language.