direct sb by a motion or gesture
the act, manner, or state of moving
a suggestion formally put before a meeting
"the reflex motion of his eyebrows revealed his surprise"
"movement is a sign of life"
"an impatient move of his hand"
"they were in a state of steady motion"
"he made a motion to adjourn"
"she called for the question"
"police controlled the motion of the crowd"
"the movement of people from the farms to the cities"
"his move put him directly in my path"
"the cinema relies on apparent motion"
"the succession of flashing lights gave an illusion of movement"
"He gestured his desire to leave"
They..tabled a motion that..each zone might act as it thought best.
出自： B. Montgomery
A motion that we dispense with the reading of the minutes.
出自： J. D. MacDonald
When the doorman motioned them away, they took no notice.
She motioned the man into the car.
他向侍者示意。 motion to sb to-v
He motioned to me to be silent.
The guide motioned to me to come nearer.
向导打手势让我走近一些。 motion sb to sth
He motioned me to a seat.