Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 21, 2024

Search: IDLE

Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
425Higgins (1923) IDLEIDLEIDLE: Thumb tips under imaginary suspenders, other fingers hanging down loosely. (No work) (Holiday).77hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=425&refid=higgins1923
604Long (1918) IDLEIDLEIDLE: Place the thumbs of the "L" hands at the arm pit, and wave the fingers.71hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=604&refid=long1918
761Long (1918) IDLE~DAYHOLIDAYHOLIDAY: Sign "idle" and "day."85hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=761&refid=long1918
311Michaels (1923) IDLEIDLEIDLE: 1. Have the little fingers extended only. 2. Strike the hands against the upper arm.76hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=311&refid=michaels1923
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