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V sign

n.
A hand sign indicating victory, solidarity, or approval, formed by holding the raised index and middle fingers in the shape of a V.

V sign


n.
a sign of victory approval formed by raising the index and middle fingers in the shape of a V.
[1940–45]
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Noun1.V sign - a sign (for victory)V sign - a sign (for victory); making a V with the index and middle fingers
motion, gesture - the use of movements (especially of the hands) to communicate familiar or prearranged signals
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The chief justice remarked that the victory sign made by Jatoi during one of his initial appearances before the court made a mockery of the judicial system and the people of the country.
In video footage recorded early on Friday, Abu Thurayeh could be seen holding the Palestinian flag and giving the victory sign to Israeli soldiers across the border.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Dec 18 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi stepped out of his car, greeted the media with a 'namastey' and flashed a victory sign, while entering the Parliament, as the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) looks comfortably placed to sweep the Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh Assembly polls.
A woman asked no one in particular what the hand signal of Marcos was, which was the victory sign.
Klitschko, 41, signalled a V for victory sign as the pair faced off before nearly 5,000 chanting supporters.
But it looks as though the Dundonian got a bit confused as to just which way round a V for Victory sign should go.
At least two activists plunged into the water close to the small ferry, dangling from the heavy chain of the anchor and flashing the 'v' for victory sign in an attempt to prevent the vessel from sailing from the port of Mytilene.
After the hearing in Larnaca, a handcuffed Mustafa flashed the "V" for victory sign out the window of a police vehicle as he was driven away from the court.
23, 2011 file photo, Moammar Gadhafi's son Seif al-Islam makes the victory sign as he appears at the Rixos hotel in Tripoli, Libya.
They turned their backs to me while making the victory sign," Erdoy-an said, smiling while addressing a gathering during the rally in Iy-dyr.
Below left: Matthew Cromack gives the famous victory sign as he plays draughts |with members of his family and, below right: Christine Lockwood, Hilary Deakin and Michele Booth get in the VE Day spirit
A huge V for victory sign lights up Leicester Square and revellers wave rattles, dance and climb lamp posts.