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peace sign

noun

Simple Definition of peace sign

  • : a sign that you make by holding your hand up with the palm facing away from you and with only the two fingers that are closest to your thumb pointing upward in the shape of a V

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of peace sign

  1. 1 :  a sign made by holding the palm outward and forming a V with the index and middle fingers and used to indicate the desire for peace

  2. 2 :  peace symbol

1968

First Known Use of peace sign

1968


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