V sign

noun

Definition of V sign

: a sign made by raising the index and middle fingers in a V and used as a victory salute or a gesture of approval

First Known Use of V sign

1942, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of V sign was in 1942

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“V sign.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/V%20sign. Accessed 27 Jan. 2021.

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V sign

noun

English Language Learners Definition of V sign

: a sign that is made by holding your hand up with your palm facing out and your index and middle fingers in a "V" shape and that is used to mean "victory" or "peace"
British : a rude gesture that is made by holding your hand up with the palm facing you and the index and middle fingers in a "V" shape

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