(in sign language) the held position of the hand and fingers in producing a particular sign.

Nearby words

  1. handsewn,
  2. handsfree,
  3. handshake,
  4. handshaker,
  5. handshaking,
  6. handsome,
  7. handsome is as handsome does,
  8. handsomely,
  9. handspike,
  10. handspring

Origin of handshape

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