How to sign safe in American Sign Language

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Definition:

Secure safe

Sign Instructions:

Begin with both hands in front of you with your dominant hand above your non-dominant hand and your palms oriented towards yourself. Move both hands outward, until they are near your shoulders, closing your hands into an "S" handshape as you move them.

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Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for safe
Extend all fingers to show the number five, spreading them out.
Dominant Handshape for safe
Make a fist with all fingers curled over the thumb, which is tucked in front of the fingers.

Non-Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Non-Dominant Handshape for safe
Extend all fingers to show the number five, spreading them out.
Non-Dominant Handshape for safe
Make a fist with all fingers curled over the thumb, which is tucked in front of the fingers.

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