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geste

noun \ˈjest\

Definition of geste

  1. 1 archaic :  deportment

  2. 2 archaic :  gesture



Examples of geste

  1. <historical fiction in which the hero faces every adversity with honorable geste>



Variants of geste

also gest play \ˈjest\

Origin of geste

Middle English geste, from Anglo-French, from Latin gestus, from gerere


First Known Use: 14th century


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