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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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