BSL Sign Language Dictionary

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How to sign: put into a certain place or abstract location
"Put your things here"; "Set the tray down"; "Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children"; "Place emphasis on a certain point";

put in BSL Watch how to sign put in British Sign Language
put - SignStation
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place in BSL Watch how to sign place in British Sign Language
place - University of Wolverhampton
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set in BSL Watch how to sign set in British Sign Language
set - QIA Dictionary of ICT
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put in BSL Watch how to sign put in British Sign Language

See also: imprison, lay out, disembark, defer, jug, knock back, incarcerate, debark, array, put off, put together, ensnare, table, gaol, communicate, lay out, put off, entrap, shelve, knock back, tack together, table, postpone, immure, put up, assemble, arrange, set back, shelve, prorogue, put behind bars, postpone, put back, tack together, array, defer, assemble, put across, rig, erect, set back, jail, unload, put together, prorogue, remit, piece, put over, set up, set out, remit, put over, put back, lag, land, set up, set out, remand, put back, lay, piece, put down, set back, set up, set back, tack, put up, put away, put down, tack, frame, apply, replace, bring down, range, rear, repose, hold over, set down, range, put down, set up, hold over, set down, put on, pass on, set up, discharge, drop, raise, post, set up, pass

Similiar / Same: put, set, place, lay, position

Categories: displace, move

Within this category: appose, arrange, barrel, bed, bottle, bucket, butt, clap, cock, coffin, cram, docket, emplace, emplace, ensconce, glycerolize, ground, imbricate, insert, install, intersperse, jar, juxtapose, ladle, lay, lean, load, marshal, middle, misplace, misplace, nestle, parallelize, park, perch, pigeonhole, pile, pillow, plant, plant, poise, position, postpose, prepose, rack up, recess, recline, replace, repose, reposition, rest, seat, set, settle, set down, set down, shelve, ship, sign, siphon, situate, sow, space, stand, step, stick, stratify, superimpose, superpose, tee, throw, throw, trench, underlay, upend


How to sign: a posture assumed by models for photographic or artistic purposes

pose in BSL Watch how to sign pose in British Sign Language
pose - SignStation
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pose in BSL Watch how to sign pose in British Sign Language
pose - University of Wolverhampton
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Categories: attitude, position, posture


How to sign: be a mystery or bewildering to
"This beats me!"; "Got me--I don't know the answer!"; "a vexing problem"; "This question really stuck me";

puzzle in BSL Watch how to sign puzzle in British Sign Language
puzzle - SignStation
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See also: puzzle out, puzzle over, solve, figure out, lick, work out, work

Similiar / Same: perplex, puzzle, mystify, baffle, bewilder, flummox, nonplus, dumbfound, stupefy, amaze, gravel, vex, stick, beat, get

Categories: bedevil, befuddle, confound, confuse, discombobulate, fox, fuddle, throw

Within this category: elude, riddle, stump

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