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Definitionto make gestures (hand or body movements) while speaking or to express something
- 'I don't care who it is!' cried my aunt, still shaking her head and gesticulating anything but welcome from the bow-window.Chapters 13-15 (61% in)
- 'The struggle is over!' said Mr. Micawber violently gesticulating with his pocket-handkerchief, and fairly striking out from time to time with both arms, as if he were swimming under superhuman difficulties.Chapters 49-51 (26% in)
There are no more uses of "gesticulate" in David Copperfield.
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