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An object, quality, or event whose presence or occurrence indicates the probable presence or occurrence of something else
“While reluctant to pinpoint the event as a sign of renewed faction fighting, he said police were monitoring the situation.”
A symbol or word used to represent an operation, instruction, concept, or object in algebra, music, or other subjects
“The linguistic sign is neither conceptual nor phonic, neither thought nor sound.”
Something regarded as an indication of what is happening or going to happen
“Your reaction to your recent birthday may be a sign that you are dissatisfied with your life in more general terms.”
A gesture or action used to convey information or an instruction
“Her hand flew to cover her mouth in the sign of shock and despair.”
A notice on public display that gives information or instructions in a written or symbolic form
“A sign by the path warned all joggers and walkers to keep to the well lit areas.”
Write name
“When you are happy with it, write it down at least twenty times and sign your name to it each time.”
Use gestures to convey information or instructions
“She then signed to Susan to leave.”
“Colin Todd may ditch plans to sign a left-sided player if he can land two centre forwards.”
“Unfortunately, my prospective employers needed a copy of my degree before they could sign such a contract.”
“Truly, every baseball fan should join in, sign a card, send a letter or bake some cookies.”
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