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Overview of noun flag

The noun flag has 7 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (31) flag

(emblem usually consisting of a rectangular piece of cloth of distinctive design)

2. (3) masthead, flag

(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.)

3. (1) iris, flag, fleur-de-lis, sword lily

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

4. flag, signal flag

(a rectangular piece of fabric used as a signalling device)

5. pin, flag

(flagpole used to mark the position of the hole on a golf green)

6. flag, flagstone

(stratified stone that splits into pieces suitable as paving stones)

7. flag

(a conspicuously marked or shaped tail)


Overview of verb flag

The verb flag has 5 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (1) flag

(communicate or signal with a flag)

2. (1) flag

(provide with a flag; "Flag this file so that I can recognize it immediately")

3. sag, droop, swag, flag

(droop, sink, or settle from or as if from pressure or loss of tautness)

4. flag

(decorate with flags; "the building was flagged for the holiday")

5. ease up, ease off, slacken off, flag

(become less intense)

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