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Definitions of flag

  1. To hang loose; to grow spiritless or languid; to droop; to become dull. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  2. To let droop; to suffer to fall, or let fall, into feebleness; as, to flag the wings. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. To signal to with a flag; as, to flag a train. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. To convey, as a message, by means of flag signals; as, to flag an order to troops or vessels at a distance. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. To furnish or deck out with flags. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. To lay with flags of flat stones. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. To decoy (game) by waving a flag, handkerchief, or the like to arouse the animal's curiosity. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. Signal with a flag; pave with fiagstones. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  9. To signal by a flag. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  10. To pave with flagstones. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  11. To hang loose without stiffness; to bend down, as flexible bodies; to be loose, yielding, limp. Webster Dictionary DB
  12. To droop; to grow spiritless; to lose vigor; to languish; as, the spirits flag; the streugth flags. Webster Dictionary DB
  13. To become weary; lose vigor. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  14. To grow languid or spiritless; -pr.p. flagging; pa.p. flagged. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  15. To grow languid; droop. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  16. To grow languid; become tired; droop; drag. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  17. become less intense Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  18. provide with a flag; "Flag this file so that I can recognize it immediately" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  19. communicate or signal with a flag Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  20. To suffer or to cause to droop. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  21. To lay with flat stones. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  22. To grow spiritless or dejected; to lose vigour; to droop. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  23. To lay with broad flat stones. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  24. Flagging. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  25. emblem usually consisting of a rectangular piece of cloth of distinctive design Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  26. stratified stone that splits into pieces suitable as paving stones Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  27. flagpole used to mark the position of the hole on a golf green Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  28. a rectangular piece of fabric used as a signalling device Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  29. plants with sword-shaped leaves and erect stalks bearing bright-colored flowers composed of three petals and three drooping sepals Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  30. decorate with flags; "the building was flagged for the holiday" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  31. That which flags or hangs down loosely. Webster Dictionary DB
  32. A cloth usually bearing a device or devices and used to indicate nationality, party, etc., or to give or ask information; -- commonly attached to a staff to be waved by the wind; a standard; a banner; an ensign; the colors; as, the national flag; a military or a naval flag. Webster Dictionary DB
  33. A group of feathers on the lower part of the legs of certain hawks, owls, etc. Webster Dictionary DB
  34. A group of elongated wing feathers in certain hawks. Webster Dictionary DB
  35. The bushy tail of a dog, as of a setter. Webster Dictionary DB
  36. An aquatic plant, with long, ensiform leaves, belonging to either of the genera Iris and Acorus. Webster Dictionary DB
  37. A flat stone used for paving. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  38. Any hard, evenly stratified sandstone, which splits into layers suitable for flagstones. Webster Dictionary DB
  39. One of the wing feathers next the body of a bird; - called also flag feather. Webster Dictionary DB
  40. A piece of cloth or bunting on which usually some device is wrought, used as a standard, ensign, signal, etc.; a plant of the iris family; a flagstone or paving stone. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  41. A water-plant. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  42. The ensign of a ship or of troops; a banner. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  43. Ensign; standard; plant with sword-shaped leaves; flat stone. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  44. A Piece of cloth commonly bearing a device and attached to a staff or halyard; used as a standard, symbol, or signal. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  45. A flagstone. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  46. A plant having sword - shaped leaves and growing in moist places. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  47. An aquatic plant with a bladed leaf. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  48. An ensign or colour of a ship or of troops borne on a staff. To strike or lower the flag, to pull it down upon the capin token of respect or submission. A white flag, a flag of truce. A red flag, a sign of defiance or challenge to battle. A black flag, a sign of no quarter. Flag of truce, a flag carried to or by an enemy when some pacific communication is intended. To hang the flag half mast high, a signal of mourning. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  49. A plant which grows in marshy places, having large-bladed or sword-shaped leaves; the sedge or iris. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  50. A piece of cloth on which is wrought some device, usually set upon a staff to wave in the wind; the ensign or colours of a regiment, ship, &c. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  51. A broad flat stone used for pavements. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  52. Flagged. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.

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Usage examples for flag

  1. " And our flag added Horace, as an after- thought. – Captain Horace by Sophie May
  2. The thing I had wished for in my boat, all those months ago, was a new flag – The Two Destinies by Wilkie Collins
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