ges·​tic ˈje-stik How to pronounce gestic (audio)
: relating to or consisting of bodily movements or gestures

Word History

First Known Use

1764, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of gestic was in 1764

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Cite this Entry

“Gestic.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Nov. 2023.

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