Keywords: criticise

Sign Definition

Definition in Auslan

As a Noun

1. In an educational context, (e.g. essay or exam), a written examination and judgement of a situation or of a person's work or ideas. English = critique, critical examination, criticism.

As a Verb or Adjective

1. In an academic context, to present a judgement or give an opinion about the success or value of something (e.g. a book, a film, another person's work) showing how and why you have come to that opinion. English = criticise


1. The signer in the video is giving an Auslan explanation of the English term CRTICISE as it is used in an educational or academic context, especially in instructions for assignments or for exam questions.
2. The other signs associated with the English keyword CRITICISE would not be used in this specific context. If you know a sign for CRITICISE that is used in this context by you or other Auslan users (deaf people or Auslan interpreters) please go to "Report missing sign" and supply details. Thank you.