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sign something over (to someone)
to sign a paper granting the rights to or ownership of something to a specific person. Larry signed all the rights to his book over to the publisher. He signed over all the rights to the publisher.
sign over somethingalso sign something over
to give up your rights to something by writing your name on a document sign away something He signed over his death benefits in exchange for cash. She agreed to sign the deed over to me.
Legally dispose of or make over to a different owner, as in She signed over nearly all of her property to the church. [Early 1700s]
To transfer ownership or possession of something by signing one's name: He'll have to sign his next two paychecks over to his creditors. She signed over her fortune to charity.