a specific set of manual signs used to communicate with deaf people
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How to use signing in a sentence
Going to The Ball, signing up for JDate, downloading JSwipe are all modern-day rites of passage.The Craziest Date Night for Single Jews, Where Mistletoe Is Ditched for Shots | Emily Shire | December 26, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
After signing on to the film, Moore enlisted the services of her 30 Rock costar Alec Baldwin to play her caring husband.
So what I always tell the kids is to be careful about signing to a label and always protect your copyright.Wyclef Jean Talks Lauryn Hill, the Yele Haiti Controversy, and Chris Christie | Marlow Stern | November 20, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
As the Daily Beast reported earlier this week, Pippa Middleton is on the cusp of signing a deal to be a special reporter for NBC.
He spoke of surviving a stabbing in 1958 when a woman attacked him at a book-signing.Tavis Smiley Humanely Chronicles MLK’s Sad Last Year | Scott Porch | October 16, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Mechem says that if at the time of signing, the person doing so purported to act as agent, the act might be ratified.Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman | Albert Sidney Bolles
That renunciation was therefore a nullity; and no swearing, no signing, no sealing, could turn that nullity into a reality.The History of England from the Accession of James II. | Thomas Babington Macaulay
To-morrow the thing would have been done; it would have been done to-day but he was past signing.The Weight of the Crown | Fred M. White
The signing of the document occupied four hours, and the act of separation was then transmitted to the General Assembly.The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III. | E. Farr and E. H. Nolan
This can be done by the Depositor signing his own name in the deposit-book at a post office.