body language

noun

Definition of body language

  1. :  the gestures, movements, and mannerisms by which a person or animal communicates with others

Examples of body language in a Sentence

  1. We could tell from his body language that he was nervous.

First Known Use of body language

1885


BODY LANGUAGE Defined for English Language Learners

body language

noun

Definition of body language for English Language Learners

  • : movements or positions of the body that express a person's thoughts or feelings

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