How to sign stupid in American Sign Language

Sign #1 (1 of 2)

Sign Instructions:

Begin with your hand in front of you with your palm oriented away from yourself and your index and middle fingers vertical. Then, move your hand back until the back of your hand touches your forehead.

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Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for stupid
Extend your index and middle fingers straight up, folding the thumb and the other fingers into the palm.

Sign #2 (2 of 2)

Sign Instructions:

Place both hands in front of you with your dominant hand positioned further away. Both palms should be oriented away from yourself. Then, bring your dominant hand back and have the index and middle fingers of each hand diagonally make contact with each other.

Videos

Example Video

Tutorial Video

Sequential Image Breakdown

Sequential Breakdown of stupid

Beginning and End Frames

Beginning of Sign

First Frame of stupid

End of Sign

Final Frame of stupid

Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for stupid
Extend your index and middle fingers straight up, folding the thumb and the other fingers into the palm.

Non-Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Non-Dominant Handshape for stupid
Extend your index and middle fingers straight up, folding the thumb and the other fingers into the palm.

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