Definitions for flag

Definitions for (noun) flag

Main entry: flag

Definition: a conspicuously marked or shaped tail

Main entry: flag

Definition: emblem usually consisting of a rectangular piece of cloth of distinctive design

Main entry: flag, flagstone

Definition: stratified stone that splits into pieces suitable as paving stones

Main entry: pin, flag

Definition: flagpole used to mark the position of the hole on a golf green

Main entry: masthead, flag

Definition: a listing printed in all issues of a newspaper or magazine (usually on the editorial page) that gives the name of the publication and the names of the editorial staff, etc.

Main entry: flag, signal flag

Definition: a rectangular piece of fabric used as a signalling device

Main entry: flag, fleur-de-lis, iris, sword lily

Definition: plants with sword-shaped leaves and erect stalks bearing bright-colored flowers composed of three petals and three drooping sepals

Definitions for (verb) flag

Main entry: ease off, ease up, flag, slacken off

Definition: become less intense

Main entry: flag

Definition: provide with a flag

Usage: Flag this file so that I can recognize it immediately

Main entry: flag

Definition: communicate or signal with a flag

Main entry: flag

Definition: decorate with flags

Usage: the building was flagged for the holiday

Main entry: swag, sag, flag, droop

Definition: droop, sink, or settle from or as if from pressure or loss of tautness

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