Translation of "gesture" - English-Italian dictionary

gesture

noun uk /ˈdʒes·tʃər/ us /ˈdʒes·tʃər/

a movement you make with your hand, arm, or head to show what you are thinking or feeling

gesto
He made a rude gesture at the crowd. Ha rivolto un gesto volgare alla folla.

something you do to show people how you feel about a person or situation

gesto
It would be a nice gesture to invite her to dinner. Sarebbe un bel gesto invitarla a cena.
verb uk /ˈdʒes·tʃər/ us /ˈdʒes·tʃər/ present participle gesturing, past tense and past participle gestured

to point at something or show something using your hand, arm, or head

fare cenno/gesti, gesticolare
He gestured towards the window. Fece cenno verso la finestra.

(Translation of “gesture” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)