Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 21, 2024

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Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
378Higgins (1923) GUESSGUESSGUESS: Index tip of right vertical "V" touching teeth once or twice, palm leftward. (Suspicion) (Suspect) (Spy).69hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=378&refid=higgins1923
267Long (1918) GUESSSUSPECT, SUSPICION, SPY (1)SUSPECT, SUSPICION, SPY, etc.: Place end of forefinger of "V" hand held perpendicularly under and against the front teeth; without moving the arms throw the ends of the fingers outward, letting the forefinger slip away from the teeth. VII,141. Or, 40hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=267&refid=long1918
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