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The meaning of Sign

Sign – definition


An object, quality, or event whose presence or occurrence indicates the probable presence or occurrence of something else.

Usage examples:

Flowers are often given as a sign of affection

A gesture or action used to convey information or an instruction.

Usage examples:

She gave him the thumbs-up sign

A notice on public display that gives information or instructions in a written or symbolic form.

Usage examples:

I didn't see the ‘stop’ sign

Each of the twelve equal sections into which the zodiac is divided, named from the constellations formerly situated in each, and associated with successive periods of the year according to the position of the sun on the ecliptic.

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A sign of the zodiac

The positiveness or negativeness of a quantity.

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The last four bits hold a pattern to represent the sign of the number

Write one's name on (a letter, card, document, etc.) to identify oneself as the writer or sender.

Usage examples:

The card was signed by the whole class

Use gestures to convey information or instructions.

Usage examples:

She signed to her husband to leave the room

Indicate with signposts or other markers.

Usage examples:

The footpath is signed by the gate

Mark or consecrate with the sign of the cross.

Usage examples:

He signed himself with the cross

Sign translation into English

Sign: translate from English into Chinese

Translate sign into Chinese (Simplified)}
符号, 签署, 标志, 迹象, 签, 签字, 标记, 征兆, 牌子, 招牌, 标, 记号, 象征, 手势, 符, 先兆, 痕迹, 迹, 兆, 势, 志, 署名, 征候, 记, 信, 摽, 朕, 记名, 署, 迹纵, 正负号

Sign: translate from English into Dutch

Translate sign into Dutch}
Teken, Ondertekenen, Bord, Tekenen, Voorteken, Uithangbord, Gebaar, Merkteken, Kenteken, Wenk, Voorbode, Reclame, Teken geven, Wachtwoord, Gevelplaat

Sign: translate from English into French

Translate sign into French}
Pancarte, Signe, Signer, Panneau, Enseigne, Marque, Indice, Indication, Écriteau, Conclure, Geste, Indiquer, Parapher, Étiquette, Faire un signe, Faire signe de tête

Sign: translate from English into German

Translate sign into German}
Schild, Zeichen, Unterzeichnen, Vorzeichen, Unterschreiben, Signieren, Anzeichen, Spur, Wegweiser, Kennzeichen, Zeichnen, Tafel, Wink, Beweis, Sich eintragen, Sternzeichen, Verkehrszeichen, Mal, Tierkreiszeichen, Erscheinung

Sign: translate from English into Hindi

Translate sign into Hindi}
संकेत, चिह्न, चिन्ह, निशानी, लक्षण, प्रतीक, इशारा, हस्ताक्षर करना, शकुन, लिंग, सन, चिह्न डालना, इंगित करना, दस्तखत करना, निशान, संभव

Sign: translate from English into Italian

Translate sign into Italian}
Cartello, Segno, Firmare, Sottoscrivere, Firma, Segnale, Traccia, Indicazione, Cenno, Sintomo, Siglare, Indizio, Gesto, Sigla, Segnare, Accenno, Accennare, Attestato, Nota

Sign: translate from English into Korean

Translate sign into Korean}
징후, 기호, 부호, 신호, 표지, 간판, 표징, 기미, 기적, 궁, 자국, 젓다, 서명하여 처분하다, 서명하여 양도하다, 서명시켜 고용하다, ...에 표를 하다, ...에게 ...을 알리다, 표지를 달다, 나타내다, 서명 날인하다, 서명하여 받다, 서명하여 수취하다, 서명하여 고용되다, 손짓하다, 눈짓하다, 기명하다

Sign: translate from English into Russian

Translate sign into Russian}
Знак, Подписывать, Признак, Знамение, Символ, Вывеска, Симптом, Примета, Подпись, Обозначение, Пароль, Жест, След, Предзнаменование, Расписываться, Знак зодиака, Расписаться, Объявление, Подписываться, Ставить знак, Подмахивать, Скрепить, Подавать знак, Делать знак, Выражать жестом, Отмечать

Sign: translate from English into Spanish

Translate sign into Spanish}
Señal, Signo, Firmar, Muestra, Cartel, Letrero, Símbolo, Rastro, Síntoma, Rótulo, Seña, Indicación, Anuncio, Gesto, Indicar, Huella, Presagio, Demostración, Hacer señas, Llamada

Word origin

Middle English: from Old French signe (noun), signer (verb), from Latin signum ‘mark, token’.

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