Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Russian translation of “gesture”

gesture

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈdʒestʃər/
MOVEMENT a movement you make with your hand, arm, or head to express what you are thinking or feeling
жест
He made a rude gesture at the crowd.Gestures and gesturing in generalGestures with the head or shouldersGestures with the hands or arms
ACTION something you do to show people how you feel about a person or situation
жест, поступок
It would be a nice gesture to invite her to dinner.Acting and actsDealing with things or people
(Definition of gesture noun from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “gesture” in Russian

Definitions of “gesture” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

mutant

an organism that is different from others of its type because of a permanent change in its genes

Word of the Day

What’s that lovely smell?

by Kate Woodford,
October 29, 2014
As adult humans, we can distinguish about 10,000 different smells. It’s no wonder, then, that we have so many words and expressions to describe them. This week we’re taking a look at those smell words – words that describe good smells and words that describe bad smells. Most smell words are either

Read More 

high-frequency trading noun

October 27, 2014
a type of stock market trading that uses very complex technology to trade extremely quickly, often making tiny profits which nevertheless add up to substantial sums Lewis’s book, Flash Boys, is driving a huge amount of attention toward the topic of high frequency trading, and it has rekindled some of

Read More