ASL sign for: black

Definition: Of the very darkest color owing to the absence of or complete absorption of light; the opposite of white.

Sentence example

Gloss: gate open[t], ix black horse cl-run cl-gate/cl-horse-path

English equivalent: The black horse ran through the open gate.

In the last part of the sentence, the referent of the gate is a classifier while the other referent of the horse is a classifier making a path movement (classifier predicate).

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