How to sign amazing in American Sign Language

Sign #1 (1 of 2)

Sign Instructions:

Begin with your hand in front of your face and start on the side of your face that is closer to your dominant hand. Move your hand across your face two times.

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Dominant Handshapes for this sign

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Extend the thumb and pinky finger straight out, folding the other fingers into the palm.

Sign #2 (2 of 2)

Sign Instructions:

Begin with both hands in front of you with your dominant hand above the index finger of your non-dominant hand. Your non-dominant hand should be pointing away from yourself and slightly up. Move your dominant hand away in the direction that your non-dominant index finger is pointing. As you move your dominant hand, wiggle all of your fingers except for your thumb, and at the end of the movement change your hand into a fist.

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Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for amazing
Extend all fingers to show the number five, spreading them out.
Dominant Handshape for amazing
Make a fist with all fingers curled over the thumb, which is tucked in front of the fingers.

Non-Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Non-Dominant Handshape for amazing
Extend your index finger straight up, resembling the number one. Fold the other fingers into your palm.

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