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flag
Part of Speech: noun
Results: 18
1. That which flags or hangs down loosely.
2. A group of feathers on the lower part of the legs of certain hawks, owls, etc.
3. A group of elongated wing feathers in certain hawks.
4. The bushy tail of a dog, as of a setter.
7. Any hard, evenly stratified sandstone, which splits into layers suitable for flagstones.
8. One of the wing feathers next the body of a bird; - called also flag feather.
9. 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.
Part of Speech: verb
2. To droop; to grow spiritless; to lose vigor; to languish; as, the spirits flag; the streugth flags.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. To let droop; to suffer to fall, or let fall, into feebleness; as, to flag the wings.
3. To signal to with a flag; as, to flag a train.
4. To convey, as a message, by means of flag signals; as, to flag an order to troops or vessels at a distance.
5. To furnish or deck out with flags.
6. To lay with flags of flat stones.
7. To decoy ( game) by waving a flag, handkerchief, or the like to arouse the animal's curiosity.
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