How to Sign “Pineapple” in Sign Language

Pineapples, with their tropical sweetness and distinctive appearance, evoke images of sunny beaches and exotic flavors. Knowing how to sign 'pineapple' in American Sign Language (ASL) can add a fun and interactive dimension to small talk situations at work, whether discussing favorite fruits or planning a tropical-themed event with colleagues. This is also the sign for pickle!

Signing “Pineapple”

  1. Hand shape: Extend your dominant hand into a ‘P’ handshape.
  2. Hand location: Hold your hand against the side of your cheek, with your middle finger touching the cheek.
  3. Movement: Twist your hand back and forth.
  4. Facial expression: Keep a neutral facial expression.

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