BSL Sign Language Dictionary

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action

How to sign: institute legal proceedings against; file a suit against
"He was warned that the district attorney would process him"; "She actioned the company for discrimination";

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Similiar / Same: sue, litigate, process

Categories: challenge

Within this category: expedite

action

How to sign: something done (usually as opposed to something said)
"there were stories of murders and other unnatural actions";

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Categories: act, human action, human activity

Within this category: thing, kindness, accomplishment, alienation, res gestae, course, interaction, playing, play, arrival, performance, choice, change, economy, prohibition, resistance, bruxism, transfusion, pickings, transgression, aggression, destabilization, employment, reference, emphasizing, beatification, stupefaction

action

How to sign: put in effect
"carry out a task"; "execute the decision of the people"; "He actioned the operation";

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Similiar / Same: carry through, accomplish, carry out, fulfill, fulfil, execute

Categories: complete, finish, effect, effectuate, bring about, set up

Within this category: get over, run, consummate, consummate, do, dispatch

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