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Definition of Flags

Flag
Flag Flag, n. (Zo["o]l.) One of the wing feathers next the body of a bird; -- called also flag feather.
Flag
Flag Flag, v. t. To furnish or deck out with flags.
Flag
Flag Flag (fl[a^]g), v. i. [imp. & p. p. Flagged; p. pr. & vb. n. Flagging.] [Cf. Icel. flaka to droop, hang loosely. Cf. Flacker, Flag an ensign.] 1. To hang loose without stiffness; to bend down, as flexible bodies; to be loose, yielding, limp. As loose it [the sail] flagged around the mast. --T. Moore. 2. To droop; to grow spiritless; to lose vigor; to languish; as, the spirits flag; the streugth flags. The pleasures of the town begin to flag. --Swift. Syn: To droop; decline; fail; languish; pine.
Flag
Flag Flag (fl[a^]g), v. t. 1. To let droop; to suffer to fall, or let fall, into feebleness; as, to flag the wings. --prior. 2. To enervate; to exhaust the vigor or elasticity of. Nothing so flags the spirits. --Echard.
Flag
Flag Flag, n. [Icel. flaga, cf. Icel. flag spot where a turf has been cut out, and E. flake layer, scale. Cf. Floe.] 1. A flat stone used for paving. --Woodward. 2. (Geol.) Any hard, evenly stratified sandstone, which splits into layers suitable for flagstones.
Flag
Flag Flag, v. t. [From Flag an ensign.] 1. To signal to with a flag; as, to flag a train. 2. To convey, as a message, by means of flag signals; as, to flag an order to troops or vessels at a distance.
Flag
Flag Flag, v. t. To lay with flags of flat stones. The sides and floor are all flagged with . . . marble. --Sandys.

Meaning of Flags from wikipedia

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- and secessionist movements, flags of formerly independent states, and gallery of flags of dependent territories. Each flag is depicted as if the flagpole...
- national and subnational flags used in Europe. Many states have separate civil and state versions of their flags; the state flags (listed) include the state...
- International Code of Signals. Various navies have flag systems with additional flags and codes, and other flags are used in special uses, or have historical...
- "Historical Flags (Afghanistan)". flagspot.net. Afghanistan at Flags of the World Afghantribes: Afghan National Flags Timeline Encyclopedia Iranica: FLAGS OF AFGHANISTAN...
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- American Civil War, private and official use of the Confederacy's flags, and of flags with derivative designs, has continued under philosophical, political...
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