How to sign contract in American Sign Language

Sign #1 (1 of 1)


Legal agreement

Sign Instructions:

Move the index and middle fingers down onto the palm of your non-dominant hand 2 times. The 2nd time should be lower down on your palm.


Example Video

Sequential Image Breakdown

Sequential Breakdown of contract

Beginning and End Frames

Beginning of Sign

First Frame of contract

End of Sign

Final Frame of contract

Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for contract
Extend your index and middle fingers while keeping them together, folding the other fingers into your palm.

Non-Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Non-Dominant Handshape for contract
Extend your fingers and press them together, with your thumb sticking out to the side.

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