BSL Sign Language Dictionary

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

Android app on Google Play
NEW View all these signs in the Sign BSL Android App. Download for free.


How to sign: any spatial attributes (especially as defined by outline)
"he could barely make out their shapes through the smoke";

shape in BSL Watch how to sign shape in British Sign Language
shape - SignStation
Embed this video
configuration in BSL Watch how to sign configuration in British Sign Language
configuration - QIA Dictionary of ICT
Embed this video
Contours in BSL Watch how to sign Contours in British Sign Language
Contours - Scottish Sensory Centre More details
Embed this video

Similiar / Same: configuration, contour, conformation, form

Categories: spatiality, spatial property

Within this category: angularity, concavity, convexity, crookedness, curvature, dullness, lobularity, narrowing, roundness, sharpness, straightness, stratification, topography


How to sign: alternative names for the body of a human being
"Leonardo studied the human body"; "he has a strong physique"; "the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak";

flesh in BSL Watch how to sign flesh in British Sign Language
Embed this video

Similiar / Same: human body, physical body, material body, bod, chassis, build, figure, physique, anatomy, flesh, soma, frame, form

Categories: body, organic structure, physical structure

Within this category: adult body, female body, juvenile body, male body, person

Sign not right? Or know a different sign?

Upload your sign now.

Share »   Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email