Category:American Sign Language adjectives

Recent additions to the category
  1. 5@NearSideChesthigh-PalmBack-5@NearSideChesthigh-PalmBack 5@NearInsideChesthigh-PalmBack-5@NearInsideChesthigh-PalmBack
  2. A@Chest-PalmBack CirclesVert
  3. V@NearTipNeck-FingerBack V@BaseNeck-FingerBack
  4. 1@InsideTrunkhigh-FingerDown-1@InsideTrunkhigh-FingerDown SmallSidetoside
  5. C@NearChin Squeeze
  6. 5@Chest-PalmBack FlatO@NearChest-PalmBack
  7. 1@Chin-PalmBack X@NearChin-PalmBack
  8. 5@Thumb-PalmDown-5@SideChesthigh-PalmDown 5@Thumb-PalmDown-5@ContraSideChesthigh-PalmDown
  9. 5@NearInsideNosehigh-PalmBack-5@NearInsideNosehigh-PalmBack 5@NearInsideNeckhigh-PalmBack-5@NearInsideNeckhigh-PalmBack
  10. 1@ContraShoulder-FingerBack 1@IpsiShoulder-FingerBack 1@Abdomen-FingerBack
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  1. OpenB@Chin-PalmBack-OpenB@CenterChesthigh-PalmUp OpenB@Palm-PalmUp-OpenB@CenterChesthigh-PalmUp
  2. 5@NearInsideNosehigh-PalmBack-5@NearInsideNosehigh-PalmBack 5@NearInsideNeckhigh-PalmBack-5@NearInsideNeckhigh-PalmBack
  3. 5@Thumb-PalmDown-5@SideChesthigh-PalmDown 5@Thumb-PalmDown-5@ContraSideChesthigh-PalmDown
  4. Claw5@NearNose-PalmBack
  5. BentB@IpsiChest-PalmBack-BentB@IpsiChest-PalmBack BentB@IpsiChest-PalmUp-BentB@IpsiChest-PalmUp
  6. OpenB@BackHand-PalmDown OpenB@BackWrist-PalmDown
  7. 5@Chest-PalmBack FlatO@NearChest-PalmBack
  8. C@NearChin Squeeze
  9. OpenB@BasePalm-PalmDown-OpenB@CenterChesthigh-PalmUp OpenB@Finger-PalmDown-OpenB@CenterChesthigh-PalmUp
  10. 1@InsideTrunkhigh-FingerDown-1@InsideTrunkhigh-FingerDown SmallSidetoside

» All languages » American Sign Language » Lemmas » Adjectives

American Sign Language terms that give attributes to nouns, extending their definitions.


When used predicatively, these signs are often translated into English using a form of to be, but from the standpoint of ASL grammar, they are adjectives, not verbs.

See Index:American Sign Language for an index that includes English glosses. For a description of sign entry names, see Appendix:Sign language entry names.

Pages in category "American Sign Language adjectives"

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