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phrasal verb [transitive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theysign for
he/she/itsigns for
present participlesigning for
past tensesigned for
past participlesigned for
  1. 1
    sign for something if you sign for a parcel or letter, you show that you have received it by writing your name on a document
  2. 2
    sign for something British if you sign for a sports club, you join it by signing a contract
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… a language for human communication which has been invented and has not developed naturally

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spectacles; boiled sweets, candy; soft aniseed-flavoured jelly sweets coated with blue and pink sugar sprinkles

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