BSL Sign Language Dictionary

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How to sign: to exert much effort or energy
"straining our ears to hear";

strain in BSL Watch how to sign strain in British Sign Language
strain - University of Wolverhampton
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Similiar / Same: strive, reach

Categories: drive, labor, labour, push, tug

Within this category: extend oneself, kill oneself, trouble oneself


How to sign: remove by passing through a filter
"filter out the impurities";

filter in BSL Watch how to sign filter in British Sign Language
filter - QIA Dictionary of ICT
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Similiar / Same: filter, filtrate, separate out, filter out

Categories: separate

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