ASL sign for: fast

Definition: Definition: Moving or able to move, operate, function, or take effect quickly.

Meaning: very fast; speedy; high-speed.

Generational/regional variation: used in older generation (1980s) in Canada (and possibly in the U.S.)


Related concepts: QUICK, SPEED.


Handshape rhymes (language play): FAST, RUN, SPEED.

Sentence example

Gloss: woman ix-loc speak fast [nod] people ix-plu [brow up]understand ix-her[/brow-up] not[neg].

English equivalent: The woman talked so fast that no one understood her.