How to sign obscure in American Sign Language

Sign #1 (1 of 1)

Definition:

Hard to understand

Sign Instructions:

Begin with both hands in front of yourself, with your dominant hand oriented away from yourself and your non-dominant hand oriented toward yourself. Your dominant hand should begin on the side of your your non-dominant hand, then it should move across your non-dominant hand.

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Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for obscure
Extend all fingers to show the number five, spreading them out.

Non-Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Non-Dominant Handshape for obscure
Extend all fingers to show the number five, spreading them out.

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