They seem to be forgetting that it'll be Obama sitting at the desk doing the signing.
This year, September 13 marks the twentieth anniversary of the signing of the Oslo Accords.
It was going to be signing on for two films to be filmed just outside London.
The following year we saw the signing of the civil-rights legislation.
A couple of years ago he was signing autographs for three hours in Fort William.
Of course the girls were delighted, and immediately answered it, signing themselves 'The Happy Hexagons.'
Charles answered his entreaties by signing the treaty with his own hand.
So the poor fool would shake hands before witnesses, which was like our modern custom of signing one's name on a note.
The service was not quite finished; there was no exhortation, there was no signing of the register.
Write your name naturally, as you are in the habit of signing it.
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.