Synonyms for fag

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Fag in mouth he dozed, was startled into wakefulness by a call from the Padre.

FAG, a schoolboy who performs a servants offices to a superior school-mate.

Fagg′oting, Fag′oting, a kind of embroidery in which some of the cross-threads are drawn together in the middle.

Sentimental writers have gushed over the beautiful relation which it establishes between Fag-Master and Fag.

Fag Alley was reached and in its vicinity several machine guns were captured, and the teams either killed or taken prisoners.

"Fag wanted," Sinclair murmured, hardly looking up from his imposition.

Fag, a schoolboy who performs a servants offices to a superior schoolmate.

Lucy returned to the stage for her scenes in the second act (the last in which she appears) with Sir Lucius and Fag.

WORD ORIGIN

"to droop, decline, tire," 1520s, apparently an alteration of flag (v.) in its sense of "droop." Transitive sense of "to make (someone or something) fatigued" is first attested 1826. Related: Fagged; fagging.

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