How to sign depend on me in American Sign Language

Sign #1 (1 of 1)

Definition:

Relied upon by others

Sign Instructions:

Begin with both hands away from you and with one index finger on top of the other. Your palms should be oriented towards yourself. Then, bring both hands towards you, with your index fingers ending the sign close to your body.

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Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for depend on me
Extend your index finger straight up, resembling the number one. Fold the other fingers into your palm.

Non-Dominant Handshapes for this sign

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

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