I was watching a Korean commercial and the actress makes a gesture by crossing her hands:

korean crossed hand gesture

What does this gesture mean?

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It has negative meaning. (here 아닙니다=It's not.)

  • This woman is crossing her hands at the wrist. A similar, smaller gesture is to cross the hands at the first joint of the fingers (that is, the one closest to the palms).
    – Sydney
    Jul 22, 2016 at 23:27

She says "no" with her body language. Crossing one's hands looks like X.

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