Synonyms

1. flag-waver

noun. an extreme bellicose nationalist.

Synonyms

  • hundred-percenter
  • jingo
  • jingoist
  • nationalist
  • chauvinist
  • patriot

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Words that Rhyme with Pirate Flag

  • reflag
  • montag
  • spragg
  • scragg
  • codag
  • stagg
  • stag
  • snag
  • slag
  • schrag
  • schlag
  • plagge
  • kragh
  • gragg
  • flagg
  • drag
  • cragg
  • clagg
  • bragg
  • brag
  • blagg
  • zag
  • wragg
  • wagg
  • wag
  • tagge
  • tagg
  • tag
  • shag
  • sag

2. pirate

noun. ['ˈpaɪrət'] someone who uses another person's words or ideas as if they were his own.

Synonyms

  • stealer
  • literary pirate
  • plagiariser
  • plagiarizer
  • plagiarist

Etymology

  • pirate (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • pirata (Latin)

3. pirate

noun. ['ˈpaɪrət'] someone who robs at sea or plunders the land from the sea without having a commission from any sovereign nation.

Synonyms

  • raider
  • despoiler
  • sea robber
  • corsair
  • freebooter
  • Barbary pirate
  • plunderer
  • spoiler
  • sea rover
  • buccaneer
  • pillager
  • looter

Antonyms

  • fall back
  • stand still

Etymology

  • pirate (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • pirata (Latin)

4. pirate

verb. ['ˈpaɪrət'] take arbitrarily or by force.

Synonyms

  • highjack
  • skyjack
  • commandeer
  • carjack
  • hijack

Etymology

  • pirate (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • pirata (Latin)

5. pirate

noun. ['ˈpaɪrət'] a ship that is manned by pirates.

Synonyms

  • pirate ship
  • corsair

Antonyms

  • give
  • get off
  • disembark

Etymology

  • pirate (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • pirata (Latin)

6. flag

noun. ['ˈflæg'] emblem usually consisting of a rectangular piece of cloth of distinctive design.

Synonyms

  • flag of truce
  • national flag
  • waft
  • fanion
  • Union flag
  • white flag
  • blackjack
  • Star-Spangled Banner
  • jack
  • Old Glory
  • yellow jack
  • streamer
  • tricolour
  • Stars and Bars
  • emblem
  • colours
  • Union Jack
  • ensign
  • colors
  • banner
  • American flag
  • Jolly Roger
  • standard
  • pennant
  • pirate flag
  • pennon
  • black flag
  • Confederate flag
  • Stars and Stripes
  • battle flag

Antonyms

  • irregular
  • uncommon
  • ascend
  • rise

Etymology

  • flag (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. flag

noun. ['ˈflæg'] 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..

Synonyms

  • masthead
  • listing

Antonyms

  • better
  • mind
  • attend to

Etymology

  • flag (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. flag

noun. ['ˈflæg'] plants with sword-shaped leaves and erect stalks bearing bright-colored flowers composed of three petals and three drooping sepals.

Synonyms

  • Iris foetidissima
  • bulbous iris
  • bearded iris
  • blue flag
  • vernal iris
  • fleur-de-lis
  • Iris xiphioides
  • beardless iris
  • stinking iris
  • yellow flag
  • Iris versicolor
  • Persian iris
  • gladdon
  • Iris pseudacorus
  • iridaceous plant
  • Iris cristata
  • roast beef plant
  • genus Iris
  • yellow water flag
  • Iris verna
  • gladdon iris
  • sword lily
  • Iris persica
  • English iris
  • dwarf iris
  • southern blue flag
  • iris
  • Iris virginica
  • stinking gladwyn

Antonyms

  • float
  • source
  • natural elevation
  • inflate

Etymology

  • flag (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. flag

verb. ['ˈflæg'] provide with a flag.

Antonyms

  • strengthen

Etymology

  • flag (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. flag

verb. ['ˈflæg'] communicate or signal with a flag.

Synonyms

  • sign
  • signal
  • signalise

Antonyms

  • maximise
  • maximize
  • escalate
  • strengthening

Etymology

  • flag (Middle English (1100-1500))

Example sentences of the word pirate-flag


1. Noun Phrase
Position the skull and crossbones onto the square to make the Jolly Roger, the "official" pirate flag that you can hang from the canopy on the cart as you wish.

2. Noun Phrase
Know that Jolly Roger is the ominous black pirate flag with the skull and cross bones and a scallywag is a scoundrel or troublemaker.

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