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Sign 1

Definition: That by which anything is made known or represented; that which furnishes evidence; a mark; a token; an indication; a proof.

Sign 2

Definition: A remarkable event, considered by the ancients as indicating the will of some deity; a prodigy; an omen.

Sign 3

Definition: An event considered by the Jews as indicating the divine will, or as manifesting an interposition of the divine power for some special end; a miracle; a wonder.

Sign 4

Definition: Something serving to indicate the existence, or preserve the memory, of a thing; a token; a memorial; a monument.

Sign 5

Definition: Any symbol or emblem which prefigures, typifles, or represents, an idea; a type; hence, sometimes, a picture.

Sign 6

Definition: A word or a character regarded as the outward manifestation of thought; as, words are the sign of ideas.

Sign 7

Definition: A motion, an action, or a gesture by which a thought is expressed, or a command or a wish made known.

Sign 8

Definition: Hence, one of the gestures of pantomime, or of a language of a signs such as those used by the North American Indians, or those used by the deaf and dumb.

Sign 9

Definition: A military emblem carried on a banner or a standard.

Sign 10

Definition: A lettered board, or other conspicuous notice, placed upon or before a building, room, shop, or office to advertise the business there transacted, or the name of the person or firm carrying it on; a publicly displayed token or notice.

Sign 11

Definition: The twelfth part of the ecliptic or zodiac.

Sign 12

Definition: A character indicating the relation of quantities, or an operation performed upon them; as, the sign (plus); the sign (minus); the sign of division , and the like.

Sign 13

Definition: An objective evidence of disease; that is, one appreciable by some one other than the patient.

Sign 14

Definition: Any character, as a flat, sharp, dot, etc.

Sign 15

Definition: That which, being external, stands for, or signifies, something internal or spiritual; a term used in the Church of England in speaking of an ordinance considered with reference to that which it represents.

Sign 16

Definition: To represent by a sign; to make known in a typical or emblematic manner, in distinction from speech; to signify.

Sign 17

Definition: To make a sign upon; to mark with a sign.

Sign 18

Definition: To assign or convey formally; used with away.

Sign 19

Definition: To mark; to make distinguishable.

Sign 20

Definition: To be a sign or omen.

Sign 21

Definition: To make a sign or signal; to communicate directions or intelligence by signs.

sign 22

Definition: structure displaying a board on which advertisements can be posted; "the highway was lined with signboards"

sign 23

Definition: a perceptible indication of something not immediately apparent (as a visible clue that something has happened); "he showed signs of strain"; "they welcomed the signs of spring"

sign 24

Definition: any communication that encodes a message; "signals from the boat suddenly stopped"

sign 25

Definition: a public display of a (usually written) message; "he posted signs in all the shop windows"

sign 26

Definition: a character indicating a relation between quantities; "don''t forget the minus sign"

sign 27

Definition: a gesture that is part of a sign language

sign 28

Definition: a fundamental linguistic unit linking a signifier to that which is signified; "The bond between the signifier and the signified is arbitrary"--de Saussure

sign 29

Definition: an event that is experienced as indicating important things to come; "he hoped it was an augury"; "it was a sign from God"

sign 30

Definition: (astrology) one of equal areas into which the zodiac is divided

sign 31

Definition: having an indicated pole (as the distinction between positive and negative electric charges); "he got the polarity of the battery reversed"; "charges of opposite sign"

sign 32

Definition: (medicine) any objective evidence of the presence of a disorder or disease; "there were no signs of asphixiation"

sign 33

Definition: make the sign of the cross over someone in order to call on God for protection; consecrate

sign 34

Definition: be engaged by a written agreement; "He signed to play the casino on Dec. "The soprano signed to sing the new opera"

sign 35

Definition: communicate in sign language; "I don''t know how to sign, so I could not communicate with my deaf cousin"

sign 36

Definition: mark with one''s signature; write one''s name (on); "She signed the letter and sent it off"; "Please sign here"

sign 37

Definition: communicate silently and non-verbally by signals or signs; "He signed his disapproval with a dismissive hand gesture"; "The diner signaled the waiters to bring the menu"

sign 38

Definition: place signs, as along a road; "sign an intersection"; "This road has been signed"

sign 39

Definition: engage by written agreement; "They signed two new pitchers for the next season"

sign 40

Definition: approve and express assent, responsibility, or obligation; "All parties ratified the peace treaty"; "Have you signed your contract yet?"


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