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English definition of “sign for sth”

sign for sth

UK phrasal verb with sign     /saɪn/ verb [I, T]
If a player signs for a football team , he signs a formal agreement saying that he will play for that team : He is hoping to sign for a bigger club when his current contract comes to an end.Football/soccerGeneral terms used in ball sportsSigning and signaturesJoining and leaving groups and organizations
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