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sign

sign

 
 
pronunciation:
saIn
parts of speech:
noun, verb
phrases:
sign in, sign up
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: something that shows a fact, event, or some other thing.
Her smile was a sign that she agreed.The bruise was a sign of injury.
definition 2: a mark or symbol that stands for a word or thing.
The sign "+" stands for addition.
definition 3: a printed direction, notice, or warning.
I always obey stop signs.Jane hung a "for sale" sign on her car.
 
similar words:
notice, signal
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: signed, signing, signs
definition: to write one's name on.
He signed the letter.
similar words:
endorse
phrase: sign in
phrase: sign up
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