GRE Word List


the act of making gestures

The meaning of the word gesticulation is the act of making gestures.

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gawka clumsy stupid person : lout
unscathedwholly unharmed : not injured
deterrentserving to discourage, prevent, or inhibit : serving to deter
maternalof, relating to, belonging to, or characteristic of a mother : motherly
verisimilitudethe quality or state of being verisimilar
disbarto expel from the bar or the legal profession : deprive (an attorney) of legal status and privileges
penchanta strong and continued inclination
hegemonypreponderant influence or authority over others : domination
tokena piece resembling a coin issued for use (as for fare on a bus) by a particular group on specified terms