Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 23, 2024

Search: GRAVY

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Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
372Higgins (1923) GRAVYGRAVYGRAVY: Right index knuckle and thumb of partly closed hand repeatedly seizing and pulling downward off lower edge of left inward palm, which points rightward.68hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=372&refid=higgins1923
773Long (1918) GRAVYGRAVY (1)GRAVY: Grasp the fleshy part of the palm near the little finger of the left hand with the forefinger and thumb of the right hand and draw them away from the hand, letting them close while they drop away. XVI,306. Or, (2) Make a "spoon" with the right "C" hand and give a slight twist as if dipping and emptying the spoon.87hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=773&refid=long1918
774Long (1918) gs:GRAVYGRAVY (2)GRAVY (2): Make a "spoon" with the right "C" hand and give it a slight twist as if dipping and emptying the spoon.87hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=774&refid=long1918
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