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English Meaning(s) for 身振り

  1. gesture

Definition and Synonyms for 身振り

Gesture motion of hands or body to emphasize or help to express a thought or feeling
Synonyms: ジェスチャ, ゼスチュア, ジェスチャー, 仕方, 手振り, 身振り
Sign a gesture that is part of a sign language
Synonyms: サイン, 身振り
Motion the use of movements (especially of the hands) to communicate familiar or prearranged signals
Synonyms: ジェスチャ, ゼスチュア, モーション, ジェスチャー, 合図, 手振り, 手真似, 身振り
Gesticulation a deliberate and vigorous gesture or motion
Synonyms: 身振り

Meanings for each kanji in 身振り

somebody; person; one's station in life Kanji Details »
shake; wave; wag; swing Kanji Details »

Categories 身振り is a member of

Motion a change of position that does not entail a change of location
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Visual Communication communication that relies on vision
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Motion the use of movements (especially of the hands) to communicate familiar or prearranged signals
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Sample Sentences for 身振り

Gestural language had, however, serious limitations, since it could not be used in the dark or at distance.
The driver gestured him out.
This gesture is familiar to young people.
We often use gestures to convey simple messages.
Are these gestures used in the USA?

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