BSL Sign Language Dictionary

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How to sign: move upward
"The fog lifted"; "The smoke arose from the forest fire"; "The mist uprose from the meadows";

lift in BSL Watch how to sign lift in British Sign Language
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lift-2 in BSL Watch how to sign lift-2 in British Sign Language
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See also: surface, rise up, come up, rise

Similiar / Same: rise, move up, lift, arise, come up, uprise

Categories: travel, go, move, locomote

Within this category: scend, climb, soar, go up, rocket, uplift, chandelle, steam, rise

go up

How to sign: go upward with gradual or continuous progress
"Did you ever climb up the hill behind your house?";

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See also: jump on, climb on, hop on, bestride, mount up, climb down, alight, get on, mount

Similiar / Same: climb, climb up, mount

Categories: rise, lift, arise, move up, go up, come up, uprise

Within this category: scale, escalade, ramp, mountaineer, ride

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How to sign: travel up, "We ascended the mountain"
"go up a ladder"; "The mountaineers slowly ascended the steep slope";

ascension in BSL Watch how to sign ascension in British Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: ascend

Categories: travel, go, move, locomote

Within this category: surface, uprise

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