Synonyms of 'sign'
in the sense of character
a single letter, numeral, or symbol used in writing or printingChinese characters inscribed on a plaque
in the sense of clue
something that helps to solve a problem or unravel a mysteryScientists have discovered a clue that may unlock the puzzle.a vital clue to the killer's identity
in the sense of cue
a signal or reminderHe took this as his cue to leave.
in the sense of emblem
an object or design chosen to symbolize an organization or ideaThe eagle was an emblem of strength and courage.
in the sense of evidence
Police said there was no evidence of a struggle.
in the sense of foreboding
No one paid any attention to their gloomy forebodings.
in the sense of form
a visible person or animalShe saw the form of a person coming towards her.
in the sense of gesticulate
to make expressive movements with the hands and arms, usually while talkingThe man was gesticulating wildly.
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