hand signal


: a movement of a person's hands that means something
They communicated with each other by using hand signals.

Examples of hand signal in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Well, there was that Christie weird hand signal thing and, yeah. Nbc Universal, NBC News, 27 Aug. 2023 One day after a controversial challenge allowed the White Sox to score the go-ahead run, Jonah Heim celebrated a home run by mimicking the hand signal for a challenge. Brice Paterik, Dallas News, 22 June 2023 One man made a hand signal of excessive talking, WKBN said. CBS News, 3 Mar. 2023

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“Hand signal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hand%20signal. Accessed 10 Dec. 2023.

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