How to sign stir in American Sign Language

Sign #1 (1 of 1)


Mix gently or evoke

Sign Instructions:

Begin with your dominant hand above the gap in-between the thumb and other fingers of your non-dominant hand. Then, circularly rotate the wrist of your dominant hand, mimicking the motion of stirring something.


Example Video

Tutorial Video

Sequential Image Breakdown

Sequential Breakdown of stir

Beginning and End Frames

Beginning of Sign

First Frame of stir

End of Sign

Final Frame of stir

Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for stir
Bring your thumb towards the tips of your fingers as if pinching, with the other fingers curled into your palm.

Non-Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Non-Dominant Handshape for stir
Curve all of your fingers to form the shape of the letter 'C'.

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