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noun as in pennant, symbol

verb as in decline, wane

verb as in signal

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Let’s say your site was flagged by Google search as having a security issue, be it malware or maybe your site appeared to be hacked.

Amid a flagging economy — Pennsylvania was 47th in job creation under his watch — Corbett became in 2014 the first incumbent Pennsylvania governor to lose reelection since 1854.

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However, once an account has been flagged as a close relation to a user, it doesn’t stay in the top place for long.

That day, a prominent march was planned at the historic Red Fort, where India’s prime minister traditionally hoists the flag on Independence Day.

Melnyk said police on Friday arrested a protester who hung a rainbow flag on the gates of Poland’s Justice Ministry.

Beyond the huge American flag that hung over the street, the mile-long mass of cops ended.

There is only sand, a white ball, and a flag indicating the hole.

When the game starts, there is only sand, a white ball, a flag indicating hole 1, and a “0” at the top of the screen.

But quite unlike the schmuck, and this is the fun part, they never run up the white flag; indeed quite the opposite.

One of the honor guard approached with slow, measured steps and presented the flag to a uniformed captain.

Truly the flag of Britain was trailing in the mire, or these men would not have dared to address him in that fashion.

A white woman, Mrs. Henry Jacobi, who had been taken prisoner early in the month, crossed the plain holding a white flag.

Don't you see him right behind that little man in yellow who is carrying a big blue flag?

Thus shall we see the destinies of this country guided under the orange and red flag.

A fearsome struggle would surge around that tower where the British flag was flying.


On this page you'll find 133 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to flag, such as: banner, emblem, streamer, colors, ensign, and jack.

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