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How to use gesture in a sentence

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Oddly enough, the same gesture is also used to denote bank managers, estate agents, lawyers, and football team managers.
She ran her hands through her hair in a gesture of aggravation and stood, teetering on unsteady legs.
Falling at the feet of Jesus in front of a crowd is a telling gesture signifying social inferiority.
The woman nodded her approval and made a gesture to the manservant, she felt the dirty baggy shirt being pulled taunt around her front.
It was missing only a certain small gesture on Lance's part, a mere bagatelle.
As Mildred walks in, his long, slender fingers tent themselves in front of his face, a gesture that means he is focusing, deep in thought.
Last month, Mr Stuttle said he would present the Mayor with the picture as a thank-you gesture from the people of Yorkshire.
He opted for a strong theatrical style, exaggerating every tone and gesture and playing with great energy and ebullience.
My opponent was running around the wrestling mat waving his arms in a celebratory gesture as he assumed the match was his.
Only a seasoned actor whose every gesture conveys meaning can fill this much emptiness.
It seemed a harmless, matey gesture towards Wimbledon's decent, docile supporters.
But the slightly futile gesture of outwitting corporate no-marks is more than offset by the final scene.
Buffy stood up and walked toward Spike, and I could see how effortlessly her every gesture spoke volumes to him.
The gesture of raising the eyebrows in conversation expresses one's understanding of the speaker's speech and is an invitation to continue.
I grabbed my hands behind my back, a gesture that I made every time I was put on the spot or in trouble.
His right arm flung out in the gesture with which one would toss a coin into a wishing well, and there appeared in that hand a butterfly knife.
But a senior U.S. defense official calls the peace plan a face-saving gesture for everybody.
His unobtrusive camerawork emphasizes the actor's complex use of physical gesture to bring the character into being.
In a feeble gesture toward appeasing cardiologists everywhere, I sopped some of the fat off the top with more paper towels.
She closed the folder and licked her carmine lips in a rare gesture of apprehension.
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