Keywords: iconicity, iconic

Sign Definition

As a Noun

  1. The quality that symbols (especially signs in a sign language) can have whereby the symbol looks like or resembles the thing it stands for or means. English = iconicity.

As a Verb or Adjective

  1. Of a symbol (especially a sign in a sign language) to look like or resemble the thing it stands for or means. English = (be) iconic.