flagging

[ flag-ing ]SEE DEFINITION OF flagging

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FLAGGING

His end, or her end, is our own in view, and the flagging spirit revives.

But what she was noticing was the flagging effort of his vivacity.

And he went about it with a zest that knew no flagging, with a relish that nothing could impair.

Their spirits rose with his and their flagging hopes revived.

Flagging energies, lashed by an indomitable will, must persevere.

The girls stooped and began examining every inch of the flagging.

Both the swimmers had already begun to show signs of flagging.

Her steps were flagging, but a strange kind of peace had fallen on her.

Our spirits, which had been flagging, were revived by a pull at the bottle.

At present, he was behaving beautifully, and showing no signs of flagging.

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