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Definition of Flag

Flag v. i. means: To droop; to grow spiritless; to lose vigor; to languish; as, the spirits flag; the streugth flags.

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Flag v. i. means: To droop; to grow spiritless; to lose vigor; to languish; as, the spirits flag; the streugth flags.

Meaning of Flag

Flag (v. i.) means: To droop; to grow spiritless; to lose vigor; to languish; as, the spirits flag; the streugth flags.

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More meanings / definitions of Flag or words, sentences containing Flag?

Union (n.): A device emblematic of union, used on a national flag or ensign, sometimes, as in the military standard of Great Britain, covering the whole field; sometimes, as in the flag of the United States, and the English naval and marine flag, occupying the upper inner corner, the rest of the flag being called the fly. Also, a flag having such a device; especially, the flag of Great Britain.

Flag (v. t.): To convey, as a message, by means of flag signals; as, to flag an order to troops or vessels at a distance.

Flag (n.): 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.

Flag (v. t.): To signal to with a flag; as, to flag a train.

Streamer (n.): An ensign, flag, or pennant, which floats in the wind; specifically, a long, narrow, ribbonlike flag.

Flag (v. i.): To droop; to grow spiritless; to lose vigor; to languish; as, the spirits flag; the streugth flags.

Flag (v. t.): To let droop; to suffer to fall, or let fall, into feebleness; as, to flag the wings.

Ensign (n.): A flag; a banner; a standard; esp., the national flag, or a banner indicating nationality, carried by a ship or a body of soldiers; -- as distinguished from flags indicating divisions of the army, rank of naval officers, or private signals, and the like.

Guidon (v. t.): A small flag or streamer, as that carried by cavalry, which is broad at one end and nearly pointed at the other, or that used to direct the movements of a body of infantry, or to make signals at sea; also, the flag of a guild or fraternity. In the United States service, each company of cavalry has a guidon.

Jack (n.): A flag, containing only the union, without the fly, usually hoisted on a jack staff at the bowsprit cap; -- called also union jack. The American jack is a small blue flag, with a star for each State.

Pennant (n.): A small flag; a pennon. The narrow, / long, pennant (called also whip or coach whip) is a long, narrow piece of bunting, carried at the masthead of a government vessel in commission. The board pennant is an oblong, nearly square flag, carried at the masthead of a commodore's vessel.

Pole (n.): A long, slender piece of wood; a tall, slender piece of timber; the stem of a small tree whose branches have been removed; as, specifically: (a) A carriage pole, a wooden bar extending from the front axle of a carriage between the wheel horses, by which the carriage is guided and held back. (b) A flag pole, a pole on which a flag is supported. (c) A Maypole. See Maypole. (d) A barber's pole, a pole painted in stripes, used as a sign by barbers and hairdressers. (e) A pole on which climbing beans, hops, or other vines, are trained.

Flagging (p. pr. & vb. n.): of Flag

Flagged (imp. & p. p.): of Flag

Flyer (n.): The fly of a flag: See Fly, n., 6.

Wimple (n.): A flag or streamer.

Guidon (v. t.): One who carries a flag.

Tricolor (n.): Hence, any three-colored flag.

Ancient (n.): An ensign or flag.

Vexillum (n.): A flag or standard.

Flag (v. t.): To furnish or deck out with flags.

Flag (n.): A flat stone used for paving.

Pennon (n.): A pennant; a flag or streamer.

Flagman (n.): One who makes signals with a flag.

Flagstaff (n.): A staff on which a flag is hoisted.

Slacken (a.): To languish; to fail; to flag.

Fly (v. t.): To cause to fly or to float in the air, as a bird, a kite, a flag, etc.

Flag (v. t.): To lay with flags of flat stones.

Flag (n.): The bushy tail of a dog, as of a setter.

Bandrol (n.): A little banner, flag, or streamer.

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Words, slangs, sentences and phrases similar to Flag

Meaning of Flag!

Flag! means: Response to a challenging ship from a boat carrying a Flag Officer. Also, as entry's warning shout when a Flag Officers car approaches.

Meaning of Blue Peter

Blue Peter means: The blue and white flag (Papa flag) that is flown on a ship ready to sail. This flag at the mainmast is known as the signal to recall everyone to his ship.

Meaning of Q Flag, Quarantine Flag

Q Flag, Quarantine Flag means: The Quebec pennant is flown when first entering a country, indicating that the people on the ship are healthy and that the vessel wants permission to visit the country. The flag means "My vessel is healthy and I request free pratique.

Meaning of Courtesy Flag

Courtesy Flag means: A smaller version of the flag of the country being visited. It is flown from the starboard spreader.

Meaning of Blue Peter

Blue Peter means: A flag signaling that a ship is about to sail and that all should report on board. It is International Code Flag "P".

Meaning of FLAG

FLAG means: Assumed name. Many a boomer worked under a flag when his own name was black-listed

Meaning of National Flag

National Flag means: The flag carried by a ship to show her nationality.

Meaning of flag

flag means: v become tired; wane: I was doing fine until the last lap and then I started to flag.

Meaning of FLAG

FLAG means: Flag was old British slang for a fourpenny piece.

Meaning of Ancient

Ancient means: A ship's flag or colurs. More precisely: An ensign, standard, or flag: pl. insignia, colors. The term dates back to 1554.

Meaning of flag

flag means: five pound note (£5), UK, notably in Manchester (ack Michael Hicks); also a USA one dollar bill; also used as a slang term for a money note in Australia although Cassells is vague about the value (if you know please contact us). The word flag has been used since the 1500s as a slang expression for various types of money, and more recently for certain notes. Originally (16th-19thC) the slang word flag was used for an English fourpenny groat coin, derived possibly from Middle Low German word 'Vleger' meaning a coin worth 'more than a Bremer groat' (Cassells). Derivation in the USA would likely also have been influenced by the slang expression 'Jewish Flag' or 'Jews Flag' for a $1 bill, from early 20th century, being an envious derogatory reference to perceived and stereotypical Jewish success in business and finance.

Meaning of Downhaul

Downhaul means: A line used to control either a signal flag, a mobile spar, or the shape of a sail. A downhaul can also be used to retrieve a flag back on deck.

Meaning of Flag Officer

Flag Officer means: A commissioned officer senior enough to be entitled to fly a flag to mark the ship or installation from which he or she exercises command.

Meaning of Yellow Jack

Yellow Jack means: A quarantine flag. Flag Quebec, the quartantine signal, is all yellow.

Meaning of Aberdeen on a Flag Day (like ...)

Aberdeen on a Flag Day (like ...) means: Quiet, peaceful. In the UK, a "flag day" is a public charity collection day where people exchange cash for lapel badges, or flags. The Scots are stereotypically stingy with money so are presumed to rather stay indoors when there is a chance they may have to part with some. Hence the streets are empty and quiet.

Meaning of FLAG UNFURLED

FLAG UNFURLED means: Flag unfurled is British slang for the world.

Meaning of RED FLAG IS FLYING

RED FLAG IS FLYING means: Red flag is flying is British slang for menstruating.

Meaning of BLOODY FLAG IS OUT

BLOODY FLAG IS OUT means: Bloody flag is out was old slang for intoxicated, drunk.

Meaning of Wear

Wear means: (1) To wear a boat is the operation of bringing a sailing vessel onto the other tack by bringing the wind around the stern, as opposed to tacking, where the wind is brought around the bow. (2) In respect to the flying of flags, a ship flies her national flag or ensign, but wears a personal flag.

Meaning of Jolly Roger

Jolly Roger means: (1) The Jolly Roger is the name given to any of various flags flown to identify a ship's crew as pirates. (2) The flag most usually identified as the Jolly Roger today is the skull and crossbones, being a flag consisting of a skull above two long bones set in an x-mark arrangement on a black field. This design was used by four pirates, captains Edward England, John Taylor, Sam Bellamy and John Martel. Despite its prominence in popular culture, plain black flags were often employed by most pirates in the 17th-18th century.

Meaning of Union

Union means: A device emblematic of union, used on a national flag or ensign, sometimes, as in the military standard of Great Britain, covering the whole field; sometimes, as in the flag of the United States, and the English naval and marine flag, occupying the upper inner corner, the rest of the flag being called the fly. Also, a flag having such a device; especially, the flag of Great Britain.

Meaning of Flag

Flag means: To convey, as a message, by means of flag signals; as, to flag an order to troops or vessels at a distance.

Meaning of Flag

Flag means: 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.

Meaning of Flag

Flag means: To signal to with a flag; as, to flag a train.

Meaning of Streamer

Streamer means: An ensign, flag, or pennant, which floats in the wind; specifically, a long, narrow, ribbonlike flag.

Meaning of Flag

Flag means: To droop; to grow spiritless; to lose vigor; to languish; as, the spirits flag; the streugth flags.

Meaning of Flag

Flag means: To let droop; to suffer to fall, or let fall, into feebleness; as, to flag the wings.

Meaning of Ensign

Ensign means: A flag; a banner; a standard; esp., the national flag, or a banner indicating nationality, carried by a ship or a body of soldiers; -- as distinguished from flags indicating divisions of the army, rank of naval officers, or private signals, and the like.

Meaning of Guidon

Guidon means: A small flag or streamer, as that carried by cavalry, which is broad at one end and nearly pointed at the other, or that used to direct the movements of a body of infantry, or to make signals at sea; also, the flag of a guild or fraternity. In the United States service, each company of cavalry has a guidon.

Meaning of Jack

Jack means: A flag, containing only the union, without the fly, usually hoisted on a jack staff at the bowsprit cap; -- called also union jack. The American jack is a small blue flag, with a star for each State.

Meaning of Pennant

Pennant means: A small flag; a pennon. The narrow, / long, pennant (called also whip or coach whip) is a long, narrow piece of bunting, carried at the masthead of a government vessel in commission. The board pennant is an oblong, nearly square flag, carried at the masthead of a commodore's vessel.

Meaning of Pole

Pole means: A long, slender piece of wood; a tall, slender piece of timber; the stem of a small tree whose branches have been removed; as, specifically: (a) A carriage pole, a wooden bar extending from the front axle of a carriage between the wheel horses, by which the carriage is guided and held back. (b) A flag pole, a pole on which a flag is supported. (c) A Maypole. See Maypole. (d) A barber's pole, a pole painted in stripes, used as a sign by barbers and hairdressers. (e) A pole on which climbing beans, hops, or other vines, are trained.

Meaning of Flagging

Flagging means: of Flag

Meaning of Flagged

Flagged means: of Flag

Meaning of Flyer

Flyer means: The fly of a flag: See Fly, n., 6.

Dictionary words and meanings

Meaning of Amen

Amen means: To say Amen to; to sanction fully.

Meaning of Cadger

Cadger means: One who gets his living by trickery or begging.

Meaning of Illaqueable

Illaqueable means: Capable of being insnared or entrapped.

Meaning of Inkle

Inkle means: To guess.

Meaning of Manerial

Manerial means: See Manorial.

Slang words and meanings

Meaning of THE LANDSCAPE

THE LANDSCAPE means: The landscape is British slang for the scene, the environment surrounding the location of a crime or stake−out.

Meaning of camp

camp means: Was for many years the term of choice in the UK for describing the 'characteristic homosexual behaviours' such as assumed effeminacy but was supplanted by the US term 'gay'. Hence the expression to 'camp it up', and the 'hidden' joke in the film title 'Carry on Camping'. The word (and many other underground gay terms) was popularised and brought to general public attention and useage by the late 1950's radio show 'Round the Horne'.

Meaning of dirt queen

dirt queen means: Gay male one who trades in gossip.

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