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synonyms for flag of truce

  • backing down
  • capitulation
  • caving in
  • giving-in
  • retreat
  • submission
  • throwing in the towel
  • truce flag
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How to use flag of truce in a sentence

You never know when you are going to stumble upon a jewel in the most out-of-the-way corner.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
Truly the flag of Britain was trailing in the mire, or these men would not have dared to address him in that fashion.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
But Lessard's a overbearin' son-of-a-gun all round, and he's always breakin' out in a new place.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
A white woman, Mrs. Henry Jacobi, who had been taken prisoner early in the month, crossed the plain holding a white flag.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Mr. Slocum was not educated in a university, and his life has been in by-paths, and out-of-the-way places.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
The Spanish men-of-war, which were always painted white, had their colour changed to dark grey like the American ships.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
Don't you see him right behind that little man in yellow who is carrying a big blue flag?
OUR LITTLE KOREAN COUSINH. LEE M. PIKE
Later on the commander of a German man-of-war and his staff were received and fêted by the Captain-General.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
It must have been the window-panes, for he was anxious to get the most beautiful mother-of-pearl he could find.
ALILA, OUR LITTLE PHILIPPINE COUSINMARY HAZELTON WADE
Thus shall we see the destinies of this country guided under the orange and red flag.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO FLAG OF TRUCE

  • backing down
  • capitulation
  • caving in
  • flag of truce
  • giving-in
  • retreat
  • submission
  • throwing in the towel
  • truce flag
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.