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gesticulate
used in Lord of the Flies

5 uses
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Definition
to make gestures (hand or body movements) while speaking or to express something
  • "Well, the littluns are—" He gesticulated, sought for a word.
    p. 50.9
gesticulated = made gestures (hand or body movements)
  • He gesticulated widely.
    p. 34.9
  • gesticulated = made gestures (hand or body movements)
  • In a moment the platform was full of arguing, gesticulating shadows.
    p. 88.8
  • gesticulating = making gestures (hand or body movements)
  • He was gesticulating, searching for a formula.
    p. 156.9
  • gesticulating = made gestures (hand or body movements)
  • He gesticulated widely again.
    p. 157.5
gesticulated = made gestures (hand or body movements)
There are no more uses of "gesticulate" in Lord of the Flies.

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