How to sign confidential in American Sign Language

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Sign Instructions:

Begin with your hand slightly in front of your mouth and oriented to the side. Then bring your hand to your mouth, changing your hand from a "5" handshape to a "S" handshape.

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Dominant Handshapes for this sign

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

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