headshake

noun

Definition of headshake

: a shake of the head usually signifying denial or distrust

First Known Use of headshake

1603, in the meaning defined above

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“Headshake.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/headshake. Accessed 30 Sep. 2022.

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