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innocence, innocent

Auslan SignbankDictionary#3312 innocent
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As a Noun: 1. The quality of not being responsible for or not being guilty of a crime. English = innocence. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To be not responsible for or not guilty of a crime. English = (be) innocent.

alarm, siren, wail

Auslan SignbankDictionary#396 siren
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As a Noun: 1. A warning device which consists of a rapidly rotating and flashing light (usually red) attached inside buildings onto ceilings or walls, or on the top of emergency vehicles (fire, police, etc). It lights and spins when there is an alarm. English = visual alarm. 2. A warning device which consists of a rapidly rotating and flashing light (usually red) and a long, loud, wailing noise. It is usually located on the top of emergency vehicles (fire, police, etc). English = siren. 3. A warning device that makes a long, loud, wailing noise when there is an alarm. English = siren. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. Of a visual alarm, to warn people of danger by spinning and lighting up. 2. Of an audible alarm, to make a loud noise. English = wail.

ban, prohibit, forbid, stop (prohibit), banned, prohibited, forbidden, illegal, don't, prohibition, forbidden, no (refuse), no way (reject)

Auslan SignbankDictionary#2502 ban1a
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As a Noun: 1. A law, decree or public statement that says you cannot do something. English = ban, prohibition. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To say publicly by decree or to make a law that says you cannot do something; to be officially not allowed. English = ban, prohibit; (be) banned, (be) prohibited, (be) illegal. 2. To order someone not to do something; to be not allowed. English = forbid; (be) forbidden. Interactive: 1. Used alone to tell someone very forcefully to stop doing something, especially when you are in a position of authority and representing some organisation which rules against that activity. English = 'Stop! It's forbidden to do that.' 2. Used alone to refuse an offer. English = 'No!', 'No thanks!' 3. Used alone to mean that you think there is no possibility or likelihood of what is being discussed actually happening or being really true. English = 'No!', 'No, that's not right!', 'No way!', 'Absolutely not!' As Modifier: 1. Used immediately next to a verb or adjective to negate it (i.e., that the action does not happen, or that something does not have that quality). Negation using this sign is often strong or emphatic, so it is often found in negative imperatives. English = not, don't, doesn't, didn't.

police, police officer, policeman, policewoman

Auslan SignbankDictionary#3776 police1b
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As a Noun: 1. The official organisation that is responsible for making sure that people obey the law. English = police. 2. The men and women who are members of the police. English = police. 3. A man or woman who is a member of the police force. English = police officer, policeman, policewoman.

police, policeman, policewoman, police officer

Auslan SignbankDictionary#3240 police1d
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As a Noun: 1. The official organisation that is responsible for making sure that people obey the law. English = police. 2. The men and women who are members of the police. English = police. 3. A man or woman who is a member of the police force. English = police officer, policeman, policewoman.

detective

Auslan SignbankDictionary#3667 detective1a
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As a Noun: 1. Someone whose job is to discover what has happened in a crime or other situation and to find the people involved. English = detective.

exit, departure, depart, escape, flee, runaway, escapee, way out

Auslan SignbankDictionary#877 escape
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As a Noun: 1. The act of leaving or going out of or from a confined space (such as a room or a building). English = exit, departure. 2. A door in a public building through which you can leave; the path you follow to get out of a building or group of buildings. English = exit, way out. 3. A person who has escaped from a prison. English = escapee. 4. Someone who has runaway from something, especially a child from their parent's home. English = runaway. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To go out of or from a confined space (such as a room or a building). English = exit, depart, leave. 2. To avoid, get away from or leave the presence of something or someone that you do not like, especially a prison. English = escape. 3. To run away from someone or something; to leave a place quickly because you are in danger. English = flee. 4. Of a child, to leave their parent's home without permission and without any intention of returning. English = run away from home.

fingerprint

Auslan SignbankDictionary#4481 fingerprint
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As a Noun: 1. A mark made by your finger that shows the lines on your skin. English = fingerprint. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To take someone's fingerprints by pressing their fingers on to an inky pad and then on to paper, so that you can see what their fingerprints look like. English = fingerprint.

court, judge, trial, lawyer, solicitor, barrister, tried, legal

Auslan SignbankDictionary#4525 judge
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As a Noun: 1. A place where legal matters are decided by a judge and jury or by a magistrate. English = court. 2. The person in a court of law who decides how the law should be applied to people, for example how criminals should be punished. English = judge. 3. The legal process in which a judge and jury decide whether a person is guilty of a particular crime after listening to evidence relating to it. English = trial. 4. A person who is qualified to advise people about the law and/or represent them in court. English = lawyer, solicitor, barrister. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. Of a person, to appear in a court of law and have the judge and jury listen to evidence about a crime and decide if the person is guilty. English = (be) on trial, (be) tried. 2. Of a person, to decide whether they are good or bad after you have thought about their character, behaviour, and life style. English = judge. 3. To relate to or be connected to the law. English = (be) legal.

legal, law

Auslan SignbankDictionary#908 legal1a
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As a Noun: 1. The system of rules that a society or government develops in order to deal with business agreements, social relationships, and crime. An obsolete sign. English = law. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To be related to the law or to be permitted by the law. An obsolete sign. English = (be) legal. Note: 1. We apologise for the poor quality of the video. We intend to re-film all the videos in Auslan Signbank when funds become available. Auslan Signbank is provided free of charge and we wish to keep it this way. If you are able to offer any suggestion for where we may find financial support to implement this and other improvements to Auslan Signbank please contact us by using the "Provide general site feedback" link under the sign video.