ASL sign for: fast

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.

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.

ASL written for FAST

ASL written for "FAST" with the handshape "L". Also "QUICK".

ASL written for FAST

Written ASL digit for "FAST" with the handshape "5 -> S". Contributed by the ASLwrite community, 2018.

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