ASL sign for: thank you

Definition: Definition: A polite expression used when acknowledging a gift, service, or compliment, or accepting or refusing an offer; thanks.


Inflect the verb THANK in agreement with subject-object order.

Other tips: If the movement is more than once or using both hands, it can express as "thank you so much." If using both hands plus twice movements or more, it can express as "many thanks", when one feels so appreciated. Thankful. It's not a black-and-white rule, it depends on contexts and intonation.

Sentence example

Gloss: WAVE-NO, THANK-YOU.

English equivalent: No, thank you.

Contextual variation.

Printable for thank you

ASL printable for thank you