give (someone) the high sign(redirected from gave one the high sign)
give (someone) the high sign
To use a hand gesture to signal someone about something. Sometimes, it refers specifically to the "OK" gesture (when the tip of the index finger and thumb touch, forming a circle). I'll give you the high sign when it's time to come out on stage. A: "Are you sure we should have taken the cookies out of the oven?" B: "Yeah, Mom gave me the high sign."
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