Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 21, 2024


Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
99Higgins (1923) RED~EMBARRASSEDBLUSHBLUSH: Right index tip to lips to indicate "red" and then tips of "&" hand placed on cheek and opened against the face to show the spreading of red on the face. (Bashful) (Embarassed) (Confused).22hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=99&refid=higgins1923
167Long (1918) RED~EMBARRASSEDBLUSHBLUSH: Draw the end of the forefinger down across the lower lip to indicate the red color; bring the hand with thumb closed against ends of fingers up to the side of the cheek, then holding it easily against the cheek suddenly throw out the thumb and fingers to indicate diffusion of color. V,88.30hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=167&refid=long1918
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