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  Words related to flag

Related / Similar Words: flagstone, pin, masthead, signal flag, iris, fleur-de-lis, sword lily, ease up, ease off, slacken off, sag, droop, swag

 

Definition:
  • a conspicuously marked or shaped tail;
  • emblem usually consisting of a rectangular piece of cloth of distinctive design;
  • stratified stone that splits into pieces suitable as paving stones;
  • flagpole used to mark the position of the hole on a golf green;
  • 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.;
  • a rectangular piece of fabric used as a signalling device;
  • plants with sword-shaped leaves and erect stalks bearing bright-colored flowers composed of three petals and three drooping sepals;
  • become less intense;
  • provide with a flag; "Flag this file so that I can recognize it immediately";
  • communicate or signal with a flag;
  • decorate with flags; "the building was flagged for the holiday";
  • droop, sink, or settle from or as if from pressure or loss of tautness;

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    See Also: flag down

     

    Hyponyms: American flag, Stars and Stripes, Star-Spangled Banner, Old Glory, banner, streamer, battle flag, black flag, pirate flag, Jolly Roger, colors, colours, fanion, jack, pennant, pennon, waft, standard, Stars and Bars, Confederate flag, tricolor, tricolour, Union Jack, Union flag, white flag, flag of truce, yellow jack, national flag, ensign, code flag, nautical signal flag, red flag, bearded iris, beardless iris, bulbous iris, dwarf iris, Iris cristata, stinking iris, gladdon, gladdon iris, stinking gladwyn, roast beef plant, Iris foetidissima, Persian iris, Iris persica, yellow iris, yellow flag, yellow water flag, Iris pseudacorus, vernal iris, Iris verna, blue flag, Iris versicolor, southern blue flag, Iris virginica, English iris, Iris xiphioides, slump, slouch, bag

     

    Part Meronyms: deer, cervid, dog, domestic dog, Canis familiaris

     

    Member Meronyms: genus Iris

     

    Derivational Morphology: signal flag, sag, droop

     

    Language Translations:
    Arabic: علم   Bosnian: zastava  
    Bulgarian: флаг   Croatian: zastava  
    Danish: flag   Dutch: vlag  
    Esperanto: flago   Finnish: lippu  
    French: drapeau and pavillon   German: Flagge  
    Hindi: झंडा   Hungarian: jelzőbit and zászló  
    Indonesian: bendera   Italian: bandiera  
    Kurdish: ala   Latin: vexillum  
    Malayalam: കൊടി   Portuguese: bandeira and marcador  
    Russian: вымпел   Slovene: zastava  
    Spanish: bandera   Swedish: flagga  
     
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