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Synonyms and Antonyms of gest

  1. an exciting or noteworthy event that one experiences firsthand <before packing it all in, he was looking for one grand gest that would serve as a fitting finale for his life> Synonyms emprise, experience, exploit, adventure (or geste), happening, timeRelated Words escapade, lark, ploy; act, action, deed, doing, feat; episode, occasion; baptism, ordeal, test, trial, tribulation; enterprise, risk, venture; expedition, exploration, mission, performance, quest, stuntNear Antonyms bore, bummer, bust, downer, drag

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