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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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The man who flagged down one of our police response cars told how the electrical current sent a tingling pain shooting down his arm.
47pm on Sunday, September 18, when police were flagged down by a bus driver close to West Road Police Station after a passenger had become aggressive.
Strathclyde Police said if you're flagged down suspiciously, drive to a well-lit public area or police station before stopping, ask for identification, then call police to check authenticity or request a marked patrol car.
50pm on Wednesday, when he was flagged down by a male in a group of three.
Four British citizens and another Iraqi national travelling in the convoy got out, flagged down a passing Iraqi vehicle and drove away.
She flagged down a car whose driver said it was a taxi and had identification but the driver took her in the wrong direction and did not have any radio or identification plate.
Despite being temporarily blinded, Ewan flagged down a passing police patrol and directed officers to the main aggressor, who was quickly arrested.
While her dad Tony called 999 she set off after them and did not stop until she had flagged down a patrol car.
So she flagged down a sheriff's deputy speeding by on Soledad Canyon Road and Deep Creek Drive.
Investigators tracked down Williams after he pulled off to the side of the road and flagged down passing motorists.
A search for an assault victim was halted today as police quizzed a blood-stained woman who flagged down a car and said she had attacked someone.
A thief who flagged down a police car and gave a roadside confession has been jailed for a year.
The travel agent told how she fought for her life with the mystery gunman who had flagged down their camper van.
A BRITISH backpacker feared she would be raped and killed after she and her boyfriend were flagged down by a gunman on a lonely Australian Outback road.
Ms Hammill, of Wakefield, flagged down what she thought was a taxi with her boyfriend in Balne Lane, Wakefield.