- sign away,
- sign in,
- sign manual,
- sign of aggregation,
- sign of the cross,
- sign of the zodiac,
- sign off
Origin of sign language
Examples from the Web for sign language
Harry's first stop was Kananelo Centre for the Deaf, where he joined in a sign-language lesson - the word 'Hi Harry!'
The woman read them easily and replied in her own sign-language, which was wonderful to behold.In the Brooding Wild|Ridgwell Cullum
From that lumber—it was said openly, and he had told it in sign-language to the braves, was to be built—a scaffold!The Plow-Woman|Eleanor Gates
They were in a good frame of mind for listening, since the sign-language letter brought to them by the messenger of Kah-go-mish.The Red Mustang|William O. Stoddard
The principal dish for the feast was, so far as they could make out from the cook's sign-language, a savory rabbit stew.Susan Clegg and Her Love Affairs|Anne Warner
It is only when the sign-language is abused that its merit as a means of instruction degenerates.