How to sign related in American Sign Language

Sign #1 (1 of 1)

Definition:

Emotional connection

Sign Instructions:

Interlock the index and middle fingers of both hands in front of you, then slightly move your hands forward a couple of times.

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Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for related
Touch the tips of your thumb and middle finger together, while extending the other fingers.

Non-Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Non-Dominant Handshape for related
Touch the tips of your thumb and middle finger together, while extending the other fingers.

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