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boot (car), close boot (car)

Auslan SignbankDictionary#3249 boot-car-close
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As a Verb or Adjective: 1. Of the boot of a car, to close.

letter, missive, correspondence, application, correspond, apply

Auslan SignbankDictionary#3408 correspond1a
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As a Noun: 1. A message written on a piece of paper and which has been sent to someone, usually through the post. English = letter, missive, correspondence. 2. A formal written request to someone to ask to have something, especially a job from an employer. English = application. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To send a written message on a piece of paper to someone, usually through the post. English = correspond. 2. To write formally to someone to ask to have something, especially to an employer for a job. English = apply.

culture

Auslan SignbankDictionary#3700 culture1a
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As a Noun: 1. The ideas, customs, and art that are produced by a particular society. English = culture.

doona, quilt, duvet, eiderdown

Auslan SignbankDictionary#3081 doona
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As a Noun: 1. A cover filled with feathers or some other warm, soft material, which you put over yourself when you are in bed. English = doona, quilt, duvet, eiderdown.

handball, handpass

Auslan SignbankDictionary#4094 handball-pass
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As a Noun: 1. In Australian rules football, a pass in which a player attempts to deliver the ball to a team mate by holding the ball in one hand and hitting it away with the other fist. English = handball, handpass. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. In Australian rules football, to pass the ball to a team mate by holding the ball in one hand and hitting it away with the other fist. English = handball, handpass.

history

Auslan SignbankDictionary#4554 history.ISL
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As a Noun: 1. The events of the past. English = history. 2. A subject studied in school, colleges, and universities that deals with the past. English = history.

laziness, reflection (thinking), thinking (reflection), lazy, idle, ponder, reflect

Auslan SignbankDictionary#4069 lazy.chin
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As a Noun: 1. The avoidance of physical work. English = laziness. 2. The act of doing no physical or practical work and thinking deeply about something instead. English = reflection, thinking. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To do nothing, especially when other people are working and when you are expected to work also. English = (be) lazy, (be) idle. 2. To do nothing except think deeply about something. English = ponder, reflect.

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).

make the bed

Auslan SignbankDictionary#3100 make-the-bed
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As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To neatly arrange the sheets and covers of a bed. English = make the bed.

before that, before then

Auslan SignbankDictionary#1897 many-before
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As Modifier: 1. Used to mean that an action happens at some time and also happened before that time. It involved either many actors, many entities of some kind, or many units of time (days, weeks, etc.). 2. Used to mean that an action happened at some time in the past and also happened before that time. It involved either many actors, many entities of some kind, or many units of time (days, weeks, etc.).