Would you put a sign out that said ‘My home is a gun-free zone?’
One day he went over there, and sure enough there was a sign out, "Moblirte Wohnung zu Vermiethen."
Why didn't you tell us you got a bad reaction, and ask to sign out for this shift?
There was a Japanese doctor in the town, at least a Japanese who had a sign out as a doctor.
He has a sign out "Attorney and Pension Agent," and writes and talks like one of the greatest of men.
Ringg told me there is a vacancy among the Astrogators, and I want to sign out.
A little more than halfway there, I saw a motel with a "Vacancy" sign out, and an attractive clean look about it.
I was lined up with a couple of dozen others against a fence about tenth from a window where there was a "Men Wanted" sign out.
Well, then, about this time o' day you'll find him in that cigar-store with the sign out—below there.
early 13c., "gesture or motion of the hand," especially one meant to communicate something, from Old French signe "sign, mark," from Latin signum "identifying mark, token, indication, symbol; proof; military standard, ensign; a signal, an omen; sign in the heavens, constellation," according to Watkins, literally "standard that one follows," from PIE *sekw-no-, from root *sekw- (1) "to follow" (see sequel).
Ousted native token. Meaning "a mark or device having some special importance" is recorded from late 13c.; that of "a miracle" is from c.1300. Zodiacal sense in English is from mid-14c. Sense of "characteristic device attached to the front of an inn, shop, etc., to distinguish it from others" is first recorded mid-15c. Meaning "token or signal of some condition" (late 13c.) is behind sign of the times (1520s). In some uses, the word probably is a shortening of ensign. Sign language is recorded from 1847; earlier hand-language (1670s).
c.1300, "to make the sign of the cross," from Old French signier "to make a sign (to someone); to mark," from Latin signare "to set a mark upon, mark out, designate; mark with a stamp; distinguish, adorn;" figuratively "to point out, signify, indicate," from signum (see sign (n.)). Sense of "to mark, stamp" is attested from mid-14c.; that of "to affix one's name" is from late 15c. Meaning "to communicate by hand signs" is recorded from 1700. Related: Signed; signing.
Something that suggests the presence or existence of a fact, condition, or quality.
A trace or vestige, as of disease or life.