How to sign cigarette in American Sign Language

Sign #1 (1 of 1)

Sign Instructions:

Place your non-dominant hand in front of you using a "1" handshape. Start with your dominant hand slightly above your non-dominant hand and tap your index finger with the index and pinkie fingers of your dominant hand 2 times.


Example Video

Sequential Image Breakdown

Sequential Breakdown of cigarette

Beginning and End Frames

Beginning of Sign

First Frame of cigarette

End of Sign

Final Frame of cigarette

Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for cigarette
Extend your index and pinky fingers, while folding the other fingers into the palm.

Non-Dominant Handshapes for this sign

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

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