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flag

noun [C]  us   /flæɡ/

flag noun [C] (SYMBOL)

a piece of cloth with a special color and pattern, used as a symbol esp. to represent a particular country or group: the American flag The man waved a red warning flag.

flag

verb  us   /flæɡ/ (-gg-)

flag verb (MARK)

[T] to mark something so it can be found easily among other similar things: She asked me to flag the names that appear on both lists.

flag verb (BECOME TIRED)

[I] to become tired or less strong: My interest in the story flagged.
Translations of “flag”
in Arabic عَلَم, رَاية…
in Korean 기…
in Malaysian bendera…
in French drapeau…
in Turkish bayrak…
in Italian bandiera…
in Chinese (Traditional) 象徵, 旗…
in Russian флаг…
in Polish flaga…
in Vietnamese cờ…
in Spanish bandera…
in Portuguese bandeira…
in Thai ธง…
in German die Fahne…
in Catalan bandera…
in Japanese 旗…
in Indonesian bendera…
in Chinese (Simplified) 象征, 旗…
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