Meaning of “flagging” in the English Dictionary

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"flagging" in Business English

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flaggingadjective [ before noun ]

uk /ˈflæɡɪŋ/ us

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” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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