Translation of "gesture" - English-Spanish dictionary


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

He made a rude gesture at the crowd.

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

It would be a nice gesture to invite her to dinner.
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

He gestured towards the window.

(Translation of “gesture” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈdʒestʃə/

a movement of the head, hand etc to express an idea etc

He made a gesture for us to follow him
The speaker emphasized his words with violent gestures.

(Translation of “gesture” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)