Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 23, 2024

Search: AGAINST

BOOKS:
Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
16Higgins (1923) AGAINSTAGAINSTAGAINST: Same as "Again" but hands do not touch and both hands move. (Objection) (Opposition) (Difficulty).7hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=16&refid=higgins1923
1003Long (1918) AGAINSTAGAINSTAGAINST: Strike the palm of the left hand with the end of the right "B" hand, holding the left hand so the right is thrown straight outward toward the left. XXI,378.108hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=1003&refid=long1918
422Long (1918) COLLIDECOLLIDE, "RUN UP AGAINST IT"COLLIDE, "RUN UP AGAINST IT": Hold the hands in front on opposite sides, the thumbs and middle fingers bent at the joint and held toward each other; bring the hands quickly together so that the fingers come violently together.54hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=422&refid=long1918
18Michaels (1923) AGAINSTAGAINSTAGAINST: 1. Hold the left hand with the palm facing you and the fingers turned up. 2. Strike in the left palm with the tips of the right hand fingers.22hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=18&refid=michaels1923
FILMS:
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
228Erd (1913) strike-againstN/ATHEN H-I-A-W-A-T-H-A HEART(pitch) FULL cl:55(bursting) BREAK(abrupt_rel), YELL(pitch,2h,-to-rt) cl:BB(pitch,strike-against,rt) cl:BB(pitch,strike-against,lt) HEAR(pitch) cl:55(shaking-spreads) 24hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=erd&glossid=228
229Erd (1913) strike-againstN/ATHEN H-I-A-W-A-T-H-A HEART(pitch) FULL cl:55(bursting) BREAK(abrupt_rel), YELL(pitch,2h,-to-rt) cl:BB(pitch,strike-against,rt) cl:BB(pitch,strike-against,lt) HEAR(pitch) cl:55(shaking-spreads) 24hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=erd&glossid=229
238Erd (1913) strike-againstN/Apose:step-back YELL(pitch,2h) BRING(up,pitch,-to-rt) cl:BB(pitch,strike-against-rt) cl:BB(pitch,strike-against-lt) HEAR(pitch) cl:55(up,shaking-spreads), STAR++(lt-to-rt) SKY cl:5(stars-shake,lt-to-rt), FEEL SAME(lt) WITH 3P-POSS(lt) GRIEVE(bow).26hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=erd&glossid=238
239Erd (1913) strike-againstN/Apose:step-back YELL(pitch,2h) BRING(up,pitch,-to-rt) cl:BB(pitch,strike-against-rt) cl:BB(pitch,strike-against-lt) HEAR(pitch) cl:55(up,shaking-spreads), STAR++(lt-to-rt) SKY cl:5(stars-shake,lt-to-rt), FEEL SAME(lt) WITH 3P-POSS(lt) GRIEVE(bow).26hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=erd&glossid=239
120Gallaudet (1910) AGAINSTN/AAND J-O-H-N HAVE A FEEL STRONG AGAINST(rt) THAT(1h,rt) CLASS(rc)11hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=gallaudet&glossid=120