Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 24, 2024

Search: SPEND

Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
731Higgins (1923) SPENDSPENDSPEND: "Money" and right hand extended as if giving out. (Spend life: "Live") (Spend time: "Continue").129hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=731&refid=higgins1923
491Long (1918) SPENDSPENDSPEND: Lay the back of the right "&" hand in the open left; push the right out across the left into position of "5."61hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=491&refid=long1918
544Michaels (1923) SPENDSPENDSPEND: 1. Put the back of your right hand in the palm of your left hand: money. 2. Pass the right hand out forward from the palm of the left hand. 3. Let the right hand fall forward and downward. 4. Relax the fingers as dropping something.116hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=544&refid=michaels1923
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
76Dougherty (1913) SPEND~COLLECTN/AMOM~DAD BOTH DECIDE SPEND(rf)~COLLECT MONEY GIVE(-to-rt) SON GROWUP LEARN BECOME DOCTOR HELP FIND WAY T-O CHANGE(rf) REMOVE SUFFER-PAIN AMONG(rf) PEOPLE. 10hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=dougherty&glossid=76