How to sign swear in in American Sign Language

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Definition:

Oath administration

Sign Instructions:

Place your dominant hand up in a vertical position with your palm oriented away from yourself and your non-dominant hand in front of you with your palm oriented down.

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Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for swear in
Extend your fingers and press them together, with your thumb sticking out to the side.

Non-Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Non-Dominant Handshape for swear in
Extend your fingers and press them together, with your thumb sticking out to the side.

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