Definition of Gesture. Meaning of Gesture. Synonyms of Gesture

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Definition of Gesture

Gesture
Gesture Ges"ture, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Gestured; p. pr. & vb. n. Gesturing.] To accompany or illustrate with gesture or action; to gesticulate. It is not orderly read, nor gestured as beseemeth. --Hooker.
Gesture
Gesture Ges"ture, v. i. To make gestures; to gesticulate. The players . . . gestured not undecently withal. --Holland.
Gesture
Gesture Ges"ture, n. [LL. gestura mode of action, fr. L. gerere, gestum, to bear, behave, perform, act. See Gest a deed.] 1. Manner of carrying the body; position of the body or limbs; posture. [Obs.] Accubation, or lying down at meals, was a gesture used by many nations. --Sir T. Browne. 2. A motion of the body or limbs expressive of sentiment or passion; any action or posture intended to express an idea or a passion, or to enforce or emphasize an argument, assertion, or opinion. Humble and reverent gestures. --Hooker. Grace was in all her steps, heaven in her eye, In every gesture dignity and love. --Milton.

Meaning of Gesture from wikipedia

- A gesture is a form of non-verbal communication or non-vocal communication in which visible bodily actions communicate particular messages, either in...
- The shocker is a hand gesture with a ****ual connotation. The index, middle, and little fingers are extended, while the ring finger is curled or bent down...
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- The OK gesture or OK sign or ring gesture (symbol/emoji: "👌") is performed by connecting the thumb and index into a circle, and holding the other fingers...
- (middle) finger, the bird or flipping someone off) is an obscene hand gesture. The gesture communicates moderate to extreme contempt, and is roughly equivalent...
- An obscene gesture is a movement or position of the body, especially of the hands or arms, that is considered exceedingly offensive or vulgar in some...
- The sign of the horns is a hand gesture with a variety of meanings and uses in various cultures. It is formed by extending the index and little fingers...
- The V sign is a hand gesture in which the index and middle fingers are raised and parted to make a V shape while the other fingers are clenched. It has...
- The shaka sign, sometimes known as "hang loose", is a gesture of friendly intent often ****ociated with Hawaii and surf culture. It consists of extending...
- Gesture recognition is a topic in computer science and language technology with the goal of interpreting human gestures via mathematical algorithms. It...