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ask, request, enquire, enquiry

Auslan SignbankDictionary#195 ask
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As a Noun: 1. Something you have said to someone in the form of a question because you want to know something, or because you want them to do something for you. English = request. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To say something to someone in the form of a question because you want to know something, or because you want them to do something. English = ask, request.

awful, dreadful, disgusting, shameful

Auslan SignbankDictionary#2314 awful-shameful
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As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To be not very good, or not very nice; to be very unpleasant, shocking or bad. English = (be) awful, (be) dreadful. 2. To be extremely unpleasant such that you cannot look at something and often enough to make you feel physically sick. English = (be) disgusting. 3. (Of people's actions or attitudes) to be so bad that the person ought to feel uncomfortable because they have done or said something wrong or embarrassing for themselves and others. English = (be) shameful. Interactive: 1. Used alone to mean that you are very sorry that something happened, especially unfortunate to someone else. English = 'Shame!'

snub, ignore

Auslan SignbankDictionary#1218 look-right-through
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As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To deliberately look at someone as if they are not there in order to avoid acknowledging them or talking to them. English = snub, ignore. Idiomatic English = look right through (someone).

look, regard, observation, watch (look), observe, stare, look at

Auslan SignbankDictionary#1101 look1a
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As a Noun: 1. The act of turning your eyes in a particular direction so that you can see what is there. English = look, regard. 2. A period of time during which you look at something and pay attention to what is happening. English = observation. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To turn your eyes in a particular direction so that you can see what is there. English = look, look at. 2. To look at something for a period of time and to pay attention to what is happening. English = watch, observe. 3. [With stress] to look at something for a long time. English = stare.

bag, case, basket, suitcase, port, luggage, baggage

Auslan SignbankDictionary#3881 luggage
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As a Noun: 1. A strong enclosed container with a handle or handles, used to carry things in. English = bag, case. 2. A usually open container, made of thin strips of cane woven together, with a large handle, used to carry things in. English = basket. 3. 2. A case in which you carry your clothes when you are travelling. English = suitcase. Australian (Queensland) English = port. 4. Suitcases and bags that you have with you when you are travelling. English = luggage, baggage. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To carry a bag, case, basket, suitcase, or luggage.

opaque

Auslan SignbankDictionary#1217 opaque
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As a Verb or Adjective: 1. Of an object or substance, to be unable to see through it. English = (be) opaque.

footpath, pavement, sidewalk, pathway, path

Auslan SignbankDictionary#3678 path
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General Definition: 1. Something which is long, straight and relatively thin or narrow, such as a path, skid marks, handrail, or even airport runway (as seen from a great height), or any thing or any action directly or indirectly associated with this, especially a path. As a Noun: 1. The space by the side of a city street for people to walk on. Australian English = footpath, path. British English = pavement. American English = sidewalk. 2. A long, narrow space for people to walk on that has been covered or prepared in some way. English = path, pathway.

rectangle, rectangular

Auslan SignbankDictionary#527 rectangle
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As a Noun: 1. A four-sided shape whose angles are all right angles. Each side of the shape is the same length as the one opposite. It is like a square but the sides are longer in one direction. English = rectangle. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To have the shape of a rectangle. English = (be) rectangular.

suck

Auslan SignbankDictionary#2235 suck
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As a Noun: 1. The action of holding something to your mouth and pulling at it with the muscles in your cheeks and tongue, for example in order to get liquid out of it. English = suck. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To hold something to your mouth and pull at it with the muscles in your cheeks and tongue, for example in order to get liquid out of it; to draw an object or liquid into a particular direction with a powerful force. English = suck.

transparent

Auslan SignbankDictionary#1216 transparent
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As a Verb or Adjective: 1. Of an object or substance, to be able to see through it. English = (be) transparent.