Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 24, 2024

Search: SOUR

Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
90Higgins (1923) SOURBITTERBITTER: Press right index tip into corner of mouth with corresponding expression. (No taste for) (Sour).20hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=90&refid=higgins1923
130Long (1918) SOURSOURSOUR: Throw the end of the forefinger toward or against the mouth, giving the expression of the face as if tasting something sour. IV,60.26hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=130&refid=long1918
796Long (1918) SOUR~cl-d-trace:11(split-pickle)PICKLEPICKLE: Make sign for "sour" (carry the forefinger of the right "G" hand to the mouth and make a slight puckering thereof); then down the length of the forefinger of the left "G" hand draw the end of the right forefinger as if to split it.89hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=796&refid=long1918
131Long (1918) SOUR~PUSHBITTERBITTER: Made same way as for sour, then turn hand away and push palm out as if pushing away bitter medicine.26hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=131&refid=long1918
84Michaels (1923) SOUR~PUSHBITTERBITTER: 1. Put the index finger to the lips. 2. Scrough your lips and move the hand quickly away. 3. Frown. Or, 1. Jab the index finger toward the mouth. 2. Scrough the lips and frown.35hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=84&refid=michaels1923
541Michaels (1923) SOUR~PUSHSOURSOUR: 1. Put the index finger on the thumb and make motion of tasting. 2. Scrough up the lips and move the hand away. 3. Have an unpleasant look.116hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=541&refid=michaels1923
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