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English definition of “sign on”

sign on

(NO JOB) UK informal phrasal verb with sign     /saɪn/ verb
to sign a form at a government office to say that you do not have a job and that you want to receive benefit (= money paid by the government)Unemployment
(Definition of sign on (NO JOB) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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