How to sign confused in American Sign Language

Sign #1 (1 of 1)

Sign Instructions:

This sign is a combination of the signs for "think" and "mix". Sign "think" by tapping your index finger against the side of your forehead. Sign "mix" by moving your hands in a circular direction around each other with your dominant hand oriented down and your non-dominant hand oriented upwards.

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Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for confused
Extend your index finger straight up, resembling the number one. Fold the other fingers into your palm.
Dominant Handshape for confused
Extend all fingers with a slight curl, resembling the number five.

Non-Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Non-Dominant Handshape for confused
Extend all fingers with a slight curl, resembling the number five.

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