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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

References in periodicals archive ?
In September 2017, members of the Pascua Yaqui Tribe of Arizona earned their certification to work as flaggers on tribal construction projects through a free Construction Academy sponsored by the Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT).
The state has saved $34 million during the five years since the regulation change with respect to overall traffic control, which refers to a police detail, a flagger, a barrier, message board, warning signs, directional signs and flashing lights, Ms.
An AFAD slows or stops traffic approaching a work zone, while being operated remotely by a flagger outside of the travel lane.
The savings are there," noted Thomas Broderick, chief engineer of MassDOT's Highway Department, explaining that the 2008 flagger regulation has saved the state money by allowing it to pay only for the amount of time a flagman or detail officer is on the job.
CUTLINE: Michael Darcy at the Route 2 overpass on Route 140 in Westminster enjoys being a flagger and plans to "stick around as long as there is work.
Boston Transportation Commissioner Thomas Tinlin said at a hearing this week that civilian flaggers on nine Boston projects had submitted hourly rates averaging $45.
CLINTON - A decision by the state Highway Department to use civilian flaggers instead of detail police officers for the long-awaited Water Street bridge replacement is not sitting well with Chief Mark R.
While the state's flagger program, unveiled amid a wave of publicity early last month, already has yielded some savings for the state Highway Department, it has largely been ignored at the local level.
A recent state auditor's report, which looked at the fiscal impact of the plan, indicated the Executive Office of Transportation and Public Works had overestimated the amount that would be saved by implementing the flagger program.
One protester drove through the work area against oncoming traffic, claiming he was misdirected by the flagger.
One off-duty officer also drove down the street against the flow of traffic, saying he had been misdirected by a flagger.
When he came around the turn and there was no flagger, he and his wife worried aloud that the sign could desensitize frequent travelers, heightening the danger for any flaggers.
One-lane traffic on the bridge will be maintained by flaggers during this operation.
Use caution in work zones and obey traffic control signage and flaggers.
There is no figure available for the savings attributable solely to the use of flaggers in place of police officers.