12 Different Meanings of Various Hand Gestures Around the World

Posted on Oct 12, 2016

The differences between cultures have never been more tangible than in this practical example of cultural clashes. A well known and excepted symbol can have a completely opposite meaning in a foreign country, so continue reading and make sure you make no mistakes when you create new international friendships...

1. OK Sign

OK Sign
While you are in the USA, Canada, Australia, you are pretty safe using this mostly well-known sign. But if you try to do a similar thing in Brazil, that is to say, press your thumb and index finger together to form a circle and turn that sign upside down...you will be in a lot of trouble!
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