Translation of "gesticulate" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ I ] uk /dʒesˈtɪk.jə.leɪt/ us /dʒesˈtɪk.jə.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 noun [ C or U ] uk /dʒesˌtɪk.jəˈleɪ.ʃən/ us /dʒesˌtɪk.jəˈleɪ.ʃən/

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