Is there a sign for "acquaintance?" I am wondering because I have
one Deaf friend (I consider her a very good friend) and several Deaf
There is no "one" specific, widely recognized sign for
If you mean "acquaintance" as in "someone you know and associate"
but not necessarily a friend, you could sign "I KNOW HIM."
In your situation you could sign I HAVE ONE good-FRIEND DEAF. I KNOW
SEVERAL OTHER DEAF.
If you mean "acquaintance" as in "nice to make your acquaintance..."
then sign "NICE MEET-you."
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