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pronunciation:
flaeg
parts of speech:
noun, verb
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part of speech: noun
definition: a piece of cloth, in the shape of a rectangle or triangle, with colors and designs. Flags are used for signaling or as symbols of a country or organization.
 
similar words:
ensign, standard
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: flags, flagging, flagged
definition: to signal, using a flag or as if using a flag(sometimes followed by "down").
She flagged down the police car.
derivation: flagger (n.)
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