sign for

phrasal verb

signed for; signing for; signs for
: to sign a document to show that one has received (a package, letter, etc.)
I signed for the package when it was delivered.

Examples of sign for in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Outside, his entourage crowds around a towering atomic-age sign for a group photo before speeding away along Route 66. Alex Wigglesworth, Los Angeles Times, 9 June 2024 As was true in the last two election cycles, there's little question that endorsements from women's groups are a good sign for a primary candidate, in either party. Meredith Conroy, ABC News, 6 June 2024 Hikers will walk east on the North Trail before turning right — or south — at a sign for the Sycamore Crossing. Maura Fox, San Diego Union-Tribune, 3 June 2024 Seven guys signed for more than what Rantanen costs per season in his current deal, but three of them — including Kucherov — are all on the same contract (8 years, $9.5 million per season). Corey Masisak, The Denver Post, 1 June 2024 See all Example Sentences for sign for 

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“Sign for.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Jun. 2024.

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