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Definition of gesticulation noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

gesticulation

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//dʒeˌstɪkjuˈleɪʃn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//dʒeˌstɪkjuˈleɪʃn//
 
[countable, uncountable]
 
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the act of moving your hands and arms about in order to attract attention or make somebody understand what you are saying wild/frantic gesticulations