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English definition of “sign”


verb (WRITE)    /saɪn/
B1 [I or T] to write your name , usually on a written or printed document , to show that you agree with its contents or have written or created it yourself: to sign a letter / cheque / contract / lease / agreement Sign here, please . He signed his name at the end of the letter . [+ obj + noun ] He signed himself ' Mark Taylor'. She said the painting was by Picasso, but it wasn't signed.Signing and signatures [T] in sport , to make a legal written agreement to employ a player : The club has just signed a new player .Recruiting staff, applying for and accepting jobs
(Definition of sign verb (WRITE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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