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

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V SIGN Defined for English Language Learners

V sign

Definition of V sign for English Language Learners

  • : 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”

  • : 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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