How to sign monotonous in American Sign Language

Sign #1 (1 of 1)

Definition:

Repetitive and unchanging

Sign Instructions:

Begin with both hands in front of you with your palms oriented down and your hands starting away from each other. Then, make a circle in the air 2 times with both hands, beginning the circle with both hands coming near each other.

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Sequential Image Breakdown

Sequential Breakdown of monotonous

Beginning and End Frames

Beginning of Sign

First Frame of monotonous

End of Sign

Final Frame of monotonous

Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for monotonous
Extend the thumb and pinky finger straight out, folding the other fingers into the palm.

Non-Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Non-Dominant Handshape for monotonous
Extend the thumb and pinky finger straight out, folding the other fingers into the palm.

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