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Definition 1: the act of turning your head left and right to signify denial or disbelief or bemusement - [noun denoting act]

Samples where headshaking or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • I could tell from their headshakes that they didn't believe me

Synonyms for headshaking in the sense of this definition

(headshaking is a kind of ...) a change of position that does not entail a change of location

"the reflex motion of his eyebrows revealed his surprise" "movement is a sign of life" "an impatient move of his hand" "gastrointestinal motility"

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