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Synonyms for flag

to communicate by means of such devices as lights or signs

to become limp, as from loss of freshness

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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

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a rectangular piece of fabric used as a signalling device

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

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stratified stone that splits into pieces suitable as paving stones

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a conspicuously marked or shaped tail

communicate or signal with a flag

provide with a flag

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

decorate with flags

become less intense

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When I heard that I would be carrying the flag, I told myself that I would I have to prove it in Malaysia by winning.
When I think back to seeing Chris Hoy carrying the flag in London, and how emotional he was, it showed how much it means to be leading out everybody on the team.
SHORT TRACK speed skater John Eley has described the honour of carrying the flag for Great Britain in today's opening ceremony of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics as the proudest moment of his career.
Summary: Ben Ainslie will be carrying the flag for Team GB when they parade at the closing ceremony.
But to be given the huge honour of carrying the flag for such a successful ParalympicsGB team is overwhelming.
The adrenaline rush walking into the stadium is incredible and to be carrying the flag in at the head of the team will be unforgettable," he said.
Kate Howey admitted she was "chuffed to mintballs" after being handed the honour of carrying the flag for Great Britain at the opening ceremony of the Olympic Games tomorrow.
One of Carney's comrades, Sergeant John Wall, was carrying the flag when he was cut down in the hail of fire.
But flying past the Statue of Liberty and ground zero next Sunday, carrying the flag of California to the people of New York, well, you'd have to have a heart of stone not to take a big gulp on that one.