sign-on [sahyn-on, -awn] ExamplesWord Origin noun
- Radio and Television. the opening salutation, station identification, etc., at the beginning of the broadcast day.
- an act or instance of signing on.
Origin of sign-on First recorded in 1880–85; noun use of verb phrase sign on Examples from the Web for sign-on Historical Examples of sign-on
The small number can be attributed to the fact that the men, like the assembly, had to sign-on without knowing their destiny.
The Road to Independence: Virginia 1763-1783
Virginia State Dept. of Education