|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
(p. pr. & vb. n.) of Motion.
Motioning (3 Occurrences)
Acts 12:17 But he, beckoning to them with his hand to be silent, declared to them how the Lord had brought him out of the prison. He said, "Tell these things to James, and to the brothers." Then he departed, and went to another place. (See NAS RSV)
Acts 13:16 So Paul rose, and motioning with his hand for silence, said, "Israelites, and you others who fear God, pay attention to me. (WEY NAS RSV)
Acts 19:33 Then some of the people crowded round Alexander, whom the Jews had pushed forward; and Alexander, motioning with his hand to get silence, was prepared to make a defence to the people. (WEY)