Date: Wed Dec 8, 1999 2:45
SignWriting List Forum
Subject: symbol for "pressing"
>I desperately need a symbol
> for 'press'. In one of the local sign languages the flat hand is
> pressed tightly against the stomach...
> Hope Hurlbut, Malaysia
December 8, 1999
The symbol for press is a combination of the Tension Symbol and a Touch
Contact Star...for "touching with tension". Sometimes people add arrows
showing the direction of the press, but even without arrows "touching with
tension" is easily read by others, from our experience....
Symbol for "pressing"