To express with a gesture or gestures
To make or use gestures, esp. with the hands and arms, as in adding nuances or force to one's speech, or as a substitute for speech
To excite the feelings of; move strongly
To signal is defined as to communicate or indicate.
To stir the emotions:
(Now Rare) To indicate or express by a sign; signal
Find another word for motioning. In this page you can discover 10 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for motioning, like: gesturing, gesticulating, stirring, signalling, moving, signalizing, signing, resting, reposing and expressing.