How to sign dizzy in American Sign Language

Sign #1 (1 of 2)

Sign Instructions:

Begin with your hand in front of your face and your palm oriented toward yourself, then move your hand around your face a couple of times.

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Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for dizzy
Extend all fingers with a very slight curl, keeping them together as if showing the number five.

Sign #2 (2 of 2)

Sign Instructions:

Tap your index finger against the side of your forehead and then move your index finger in a circle a couple of times. This sign is indicating that your mind is spinning in a circle.

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Dominant Handshapes for this sign

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

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