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Synonyms for flag
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. flag(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    flagstone, pin, iris, signal flag, sword lily, masthead, fleur-de-lis

  2. masthead, flag(noun)

    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:
    iris, masthead, signal flag, sword lily, flagstone, pin, fleur-de-lis

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

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

    Synonyms:
    iris, iris diaphragm, masthead, gladiola, signal flag, sword lily, flagstone, pin, gladiolus, glad, fleur-de-lis, fleur-de-lys

  4. flag, signal flag(noun)

    a rectangular piece of fabric used as a signalling device

    Synonyms:
    iris, masthead, signal flag, sword lily, flagstone, pin, fleur-de-lis

  5. pin, flag(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    oarlock, tholepin, stick, pin, pin tumbler, peg, masthead, pivot, thole, flagstone, signal flag, sword lily, bowling pin, fleur-de-lis, fall, personal identification number, rowlock, iris

  6. flag, flagstone(noun)

    stratified stone that splits into pieces suitable as paving stones

    Synonyms:
    iris, masthead, signal flag, sword lily, flagstone, pin, fleur-de-lis

  7. flag(verb)

    a conspicuously marked or shaped tail

    Synonyms:
    flagstone, pin, iris, signal flag, sword lily, masthead, fleur-de-lis

  8. flag(verb)

    communicate or signal with a flag

    Synonyms:
    ease off, sag, ease up, droop, slacken off, swag

  9. flag(verb)

    provide with a flag

    "Flag this file so that I can recognize it immediately"

    Synonyms:
    ease off, sag, ease up, droop, slacken off, swag

  10. sag, droop, swag, flag(verb)

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

    Synonyms:
    wilt, reel, lurch, ease off, careen, sag, slacken off, swag, keel, stagger, sag down, droop, loll, ease up

  11. flag(verb)

    decorate with flags

    "the building was flagged for the holiday"

    Synonyms:
    ease off, sag, ease up, droop, slacken off, swag

  12. ease up, ease off, slacken off, flag(verb)

    become less intense

    Synonyms:
    swag, give, ease off, yield, move over, slacken off, sag, give way, droop, let up, ease up

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. flag

    Synonyms:
    droop, pine, weary, tire, give in, faint, succumb, languish, decline

    Antonyms:
    hold, freshen, flourish, persevere, battle, struggle, persist, recruit, recover

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. flag(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    hang loose

  2. flag(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    languish, droop, faint, decline, pine, become weak, grow languid, lose vigor

  3. flag(n.)

    Synonyms:
    flag-stone, flat paving stone

  4. flag(n.)

    Synonyms:
    banner, streamer, colors, standard, pennon, pennant, ensign

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. flag(n)

    Synonyms:
    colors, standard, banner, gonfalon, pennon, pennant, ensign, guidon, streamer, banderole, iris, fleur-de-luce

    Associated words:
    furl, unfurl

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. flag

    Synonyms:
    See La Bandera

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How to use flag in a sentence?

  1. Carl Mueller:

    You see the flag at my driveway. It’s not something I take lightly, talking about our president that way, but that’s what he said.

  2. John A. Dix:

    If anyone attempts to hall down the American flag shoot him on the spot.

  3. Christopher Bell:

    It was basically( us) walking by each other in the hallway and we had started up the conversation, and we got to work in trying to form a small bipartisan group of folks to try to do a special resolution to change this flag.

  4. Hal Buell:

    It's exquisite, you have this strong, diagonal line made by the flag staff. You have the flag snapping in the breeze. You have the pyramid-like shape of the Marines pushing the flag up. The men obviously are separate, but they appear as one. The blank background enhances the action by providing no distractions. Also, the photo is gifted with a softly filtered light. A very thin haze of clouds filters the light so that the shadows aren't harsh, but there is detail in all the shadows on the uniforms and the flag.

  5. President Obama:

    Flag on the play ? - Email us atHALFTIMEREPORT@FOXNEWS.COMwith your tips, comments or questions President Obama ADMIN PROMISES RETALIATION AGAINST RUSSIA Fox News :.


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