Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
July 23, 2024

Search: LOSE

BOOKS:
Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
492Higgins (1923) LOSELOSELOSE: Both hands with backs of fingers touching, fingers pointing upward, palms supine, hands separated to sides, fingers becoming supine as if dropping something from between them.88hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=492&refid=higgins1923
372Long (1918) LOSELOSELOSE: Place finger nails of bent hands together, back to back, so the ends of the fingers point upward; swing the hands down and separate till the fingers come straight. VIII,179.50hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=372&refid=long1918
469Long (1918) SURRENDERGIVE UP, LOSE HOPE, DISCOURAGEDGIVE UP, LOSE HOPE, DISCOURAGED: Hold the "A" hands in front, thumb toward thumb; lift the hands slowly, open them to position of "5" and simultaneously with the action draw the head and shoulders back somewhat. X,212. 59hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=469&refid=long1918
FILMS:
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
780Gallaudet (1910) LOSEN/A1P-IX-PL HAVE VERY PLEASANT TEA EAT MUCH AND THINKING ABOUT FEEL~PITY YOUNG W-H-I-C-H-A-L-S-E 3P-SELF(rt) LOVE FOR L-O-R-N-A D-O-O-N-E WRONG(2h) 3P-POSS(rt) LIVE HAPPY LOSE gs:ALAS67hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=gallaudet&glossid=780
606Hotchkiss (1913) LOSEN/ASO-AS CHILDREN APPRECIATE~MOST LOSE(rt) 3P-POSS(lc-to-lt) EAT THAN LOSE(lt) SEE(-to-lt) THAT(1h,lt) MALE TWO 3P-POSS(lt) PREACH++ ALL-AFTERNOON SUNDAY DAY58hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=hotchkiss&glossid=606
610Hotchkiss (1913) LOSEN/ASO-AS CHILDREN APPRECIATE~MOST LOSE(rt) 3P-POSS(lc-to-lt) EAT THAN LOSE(lt) SEE(-to-lt) THAT(1h,lt) MALE TWO 3P-POSS(lt) PREACH++ ALL-AFTERNOON SUNDAY DAY58hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=hotchkiss&glossid=610