make the sign of the cross over someone in order to call on God for protection; consecrate Synonyms: bless,
be engaged by a written agreement; "He signed to play the casino on Dec. 18"; "The soprano signed to sing the new opera"
communicate in sign language; "I don''t know how to sign, so I could not communicate with my deaf cousin"
mark with one''s signature; write one''s name (on); "She signed the letter and sent it off"; "Please sign here" Synonyms: subscribe,
communicate silently and non-verbally by signals or signs; "He signed his disapproval with a dismissive hand gesture"; "The diner signaled the waiters to bring the menu" Synonyms: signal, signalize, signalise,
place signs, as along a road; "sign an intersection"; "This road has been signed"
engage by written agreement; "They signed two new pitchers for the next season" Synonyms: contract, sign on, sign up,
approve and express assent, responsibility, or obligation; "All parties ratified the peace treaty"; "Have you signed your contract yet?" Synonyms: ratify,
structure displaying a board on which advertisements can be posted; "the highway was lined with signboards" Synonyms: signboard,
a perceptible indication of something not immediately apparent (as a visible clue that something has happened); "he showed signs of strain"; "they welcomed the signs of spring" Synonyms: mark,
any nonverbal action or gesture that encodes a message; "signals from the boat suddenly stopped" Synonyms: signal, signaling,
a public display of a message; "he posted signs in all the shop windows"
a character indicating a relation between quantities; "don''t forget the minus sign"
a gesture that is part of a sign language
a fundamental linguistic unit linking a signifier to that which is signified; "The bond between the signifier and the signified is arbitrary"--de Saussure
an event that is experienced as indicating important things to come; "he hoped it was an augury"; "it was a sign from God" Synonyms: augury, foretoken, preindication,