Translation of "gesticulate" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ I ] uk us /dʒesˈtɪk.jʊ.leɪt/ formal

to make movements with your hands or arms, to express something or to emphasize what you are saying

There was a man outside the window gesticulating wildly. 有个人在窗外拼命地做手势。
gesticulation uk us /dʒesˌtɪk.jʊˈleɪ.ʃən/ noun [ C or U ]

(Translation of “gesticulate” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)