peace sign


noun

a sign representing “peace,” made by extending the forefinger and middle finger upward in a V-shape with the palm turned outward.

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Origin of peace sign

First recorded in 1965–70
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British Dictionary definitions for peace sign

peace sign

noun

a gesture made with the palm of the hand outwards and the index and middle fingers raised in a VSee also V-sign (def. 2)
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