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flags, plural;
  1. (of a person) Become tired, weaker, or less enthusiastic
    • - if you begin to flag, there is an excellent café to revive you
  2. (esp. of an activity or quality) Become weaker or less dynamic
    • - she should make another similar film to revive her flagging career
  1. A plant with sword-shaped leaves that grow from a rhizome

  2. The long slender leaf of such a plant

  1. communicate or signal with a flag
  2. emblem usually consisting of a rectangular piece of cloth of distinctive design
  3. masthead: 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.
  4. provide with a flag; "Flag this file so that I can recognize it immediately"
  5. iris: plants with sword-shaped leaves and erect stalks bearing bright-colored flowers composed of three petals and three drooping sepals
  6. sag: droop, sink, or settle from or as if from pressure or loss of tautness
  7. A flag is a piece of fabric, often flown from a pole or mast, generally used symbolically for signalling or identification. It is most commonly used to symbolize a country. The term flag is also used to refer to the graphic design employed by a flag, or to its depiction in another medium.
  8. In American football and Canadian football, a penalty is a sanction called against a team for a violation of the rules, called a foul. Officials initially signal penalties by tossing a bright yellow colored "penalty flag" onto the field toward or at the spot of a foul. ...
  9. In computer programming, flag refers to one or more bits that are used to store a binary value or code that has an assigned meaning. ...
  10. In geometry, a flag is a sequence of faces of a polytope, each contained in the next, with just one face from each dimension.
  11. Flag is singer-songwriter James Taylor's ninth album. Released in 1979, it included songs from Taylor's music score to Studs Terkel and Stephen Schwartz's Broadway musical, Working ("Millworker", "Brother Trucker").
  12. A flag is a device used in lighting for films and photography. It is an object used in a shot to block light, provide negative fill, or avoid light flare from light sources just outside of the film frame. ...
  13. A piece of cloth, often decorated with an emblem, used as a visual signal or symbol; A flag flown by a ship to show the presence on board of the admiral; the admiral himself, or his flagship; A signal flag; The use of a flag, especially to indicate the start of a race or other event; A ...
  14. (Flags) Pennants that are suspended over the width of each end of the pool approximately 15 feet from the wall.  See Backstroke Flags.
  15. Flags signal drivers of events or conditions. Green, white, white/red, black, checkered, blue, yellow, red and red/yellow flags each have a different meaning. See each individual color for an explanation of what each flag means.
  16. Backstroke flags placed five yards (short course) or 5 meters (long course) from the end of the pool. They enable backstrokers to execute a backstroke turn more efficiently by counting their strokes.
  17. (FLAGS) Demand for programmes are defined by Flags
  18. (FLAGS) The artwork on the back of the TDB booklet shows three FLAGS or Banners or Emblems. A reference to the catholic concept of Trinity, (Father-Son-Holy Spirit)?
  19. (FLAGS) The cherry and orange, or cherry and pineapple garnish prepared for certain drinks. Flags are held together by a sword or toothpick.
  20. (Flags (aka Control bits)) This field contains 6 bit flags:
  21. (Flags) (silks) there are practice flags and show flags. One is to rehearsal with only, because anything could happen, rain, or tears, etc… this keeps the show flags ready for a show and in the best shape possible for a performance.
  22. (Flags) 1) Large pieces of colored cloth on poles waved by auxiliaries, 2) the auxiliaries who wave them.
  23. (Flags) A block that is right after a serve. The server or teammate waves his hand through or near the ball's trajectory thus blocking and interfering with the receiver, which is deemed a down.
  24. (Flags) Create a flag out of construction paper – print a flag to color from Enchanted Learning – or free hand a map with colored markers. <<Enchanted Learning Link to Pakistan’s Flag>>
  25. (Flags) Has a mirror effect i.e. when printed same image shows on the reverse-side.