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English definition of “flagging”

flagging

adjective [before noun]     /ˈflæɡɪŋ/
becoming weaker, slower, or less effective: He's trying to revive his flagging career. Several economists point to flagging demand as a reason that prices haven't risen as expected. Pressure is mounting for a cut in interest rates to revive the flagging economy. We have to find ways to boost our flagging sales.
(Definition of flagging adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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