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English words starting with ges

Meanings of Gesellschaften:

noun

Social relations based on impersonal ties, such as duty to a society or organization.

Usage examples:

He has suggested that such communities preserve a residue of traditional gemeinschaft amid the more…

Meanings of Gesneria:

noun

A tropical plant of a family that includes african violets, gloxinias, and their relatives.

Usage examples:

Volunteer guides roam the greenhouses ready to answer questions about rooms filled with rain forest…

Meanings of Gesneriaceae:

noun

A tropical plant of a family that includes african violets, gloxinias, and their relatives.

Usage examples:

Volunteer guides roam the greenhouses ready to answer questions about rooms filled with rain forest…

Meanings of Gesso:

noun

A hard compound of plaster of paris or whiting in glue, used in sculpture or as a base for gilding or painting on wood.

Usage examples:

The surface must first be given several coats of gesso

Gestalt

ɡəˈʃtɑːlt

Meanings of Gestalt:

noun

An organized whole that is perceived as more than the sum of its parts.

Usage examples:

I'm not sure i have great art inside of me, but there's something in my gut that seeks to express t…

Gestaltist

ɡəˈʃtæl.tɪst

Meanings of Gestaltist:

noun

Someone who supports the theory that an experience or a belief is a whole and separate thing, and more than the total of its individual parts or characteristics

Usage examples:

Some scholars have argued that gestaltists shared this view, particularly in their account of exper…

Meanings of Gestalts:

noun

An organized whole that is perceived as more than the sum of its parts.

Usage examples:

I'm not sure i have great art inside of me, but there's something in my gut that seeks to express t…

Gestapo

ɡeˈʃtɑː.pəʊ

Meanings of Gestapo:

proper noun

The german secret police under nazi rule. it ruthlessly suppressed opposition to the nazis in germany and occupied europe, and sent jewish people and others to concentration camps. from 1936 it was headed by heinrich himmler.

noun

The secret police of the nazi period in germany 1933-45, who used cruel and evil methods and were involved in the killing of a very large number of people

Meanings of Gestate:

verb

Carry a fetus in the womb from conception to birth.

Usage examples:

Rabbits gestate for approximately twenty-eight days

Gestated

dʒɛˈsteɪt

Meanings of Gestated:

verb

Carry a fetus in the womb from conception to birth.

Usage examples:

Rabbits gestate for approximately twenty-eight days

Meanings of Gestation:

noun

The process or period of developing inside the womb between conception and birth.

Usage examples:

The reproductive cycle in the adult female consists of all processes leading to conception, gestati…

Meanings of Gestational:

adjective

Relating to the process or period of development inside the womb between conception and birth.

Usage examples:

Premature babies are those born before 37 weeks gestational age

Gesticulates

dʒesˈtɪk.jə.leɪt

Meanings of Gesticulates:

verb

Use gestures, especially dramatic ones, instead of speaking or to emphasize one's words.

Usage examples:

They were shouting and gesticulating frantically at drivers who did not slow down

Gesticulation

dʒesˌtɪk.jəˈleɪ.ʃən

Meanings of Gesticulation:

noun

A gesture, especially a dramatic one, used instead of speaking or to emphasize one's words.

Usage examples:

He punctuated his speech with wild gesticulations

Gestural

ˈdʒes.tʃə.rəl

Meanings of Gestural:

adjective

Relating to movements, especially when these express ideas or feelings

Usage examples:

Some of the children spontaneously gave a verbal or gestural response., the violinist is a vividly …

Gesture

ˈdʒɛstʃə

Meanings of Gesture:

noun

A movement of part of the body, especially a hand or the head, to express an idea or meaning.

Usage examples:

Alex made a gesture of apology
verb

Make a gesture.

Usage examples:

She gestured meaningfully with the pistol

Motion of hands or body to emphasize a thought or feeling

Gestured

ˈdʒɛstʃə

Meanings of Gestured:

verb

Make a gesture.

Usage examples:

She gestured meaningfully with the pistol
noun

A movement of part of the body, especially a hand or the head, to express an idea or meaning.

Usage examples:

Alex made a gesture of apology

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