BSL Sign Language Dictionary

Search and compare thousands of words and phrases in British Sign Language (BSL). The largest collection online.

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How to sign: the act of testing something
"in the experimental trials the amount of carbon was measured separately"; "he called each flip of the coin a new trial";

trial in BSL Watch how to sign trial in British Sign Language
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test in BSL Watch how to sign test in British Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: trial, run

Categories: attempt, effort, endeavor, endeavour, try

Within this category: assay, clinical trial, double blind, preclinical trial, audition, field trial, fitting, MOT, pilot project, Snellen test


How to sign: a set of questions or exercises evaluating skill or knowledge
"when the test was stolen the professor had to make a new set of questions";

exam in BSL Watch how to sign exam in British Sign Language
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exam in BSL Watch how to sign exam in British Sign Language

Similiar / Same: examination, exam

Categories: communication, communicating

Within this category: bar examination, entrance examination, final examination, litmus test, midterm examination, oral, preliminary examination, quiz, test paper, tripos


How to sign: put to the test, as for its quality, or give experimental use to
"This approach has been tried with good results"; "Test this recipe";

prove in BSL Watch how to sign prove in British Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: try, try out, examine, prove, essay

Categories: judge

Within this category: control, float, field-test

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