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gest

noun
variants: or geste

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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

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The first known use of gest was in the 13th century

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“Gest.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/gest. Accessed 24 Feb. 2020.

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