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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
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English - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /flæɡ/ * (North American also) IPA(key): /fleɪɡ/, /flɛɡ/ * Rhymes: -æɡ

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 1
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English - Etymology 1

From Middle English _flag_, _flagge_ (“flag”), further etymology uncertain. Perhaps from or related to early Middle English _flage_ (“name for a baby's garment”) and Old English _flagg_, _flacg_ (“cataplasm, poultice, plaster”). Related to Saterland Frisian _Flaage_ (“flag”), West Frisian _flagge_ (“flag”), Dutch _vlag_ (“flag”), German _Flagge_ (“flag”), Swedish _flagg_ (“flag”), Danish _flag_ (“flag, ship's flag”). Compare also Middle English _flacken_ (“to flutter, palpitate”), Swedish dialectal _flage_ (“to flutter in the wind”), Old Norse _flögra_ (“to flap about”). Akin to Old High German _flogarōn_ (“to flutter”), Old High German _flogezen_ (“to flutter, flicker”), Middle English _flakeren_ (“to move quickly to and fro”), Old English _flacor_ (“fluttering, flying”). More at flack, flacker. NOUN FLAG (_plural_ FLAGS) * A piece of cloth, often decorated with an emblem, used as a visual signal or symbol. * An exact representation of a flag (for example: a digital one used in websites). * (nautical) A flag flown by a ship to show the presence on board of the admiral; the admiral himself, or his flagship. * (nautical, often used attributively) A signal flag. * The use of a flag, especially to indicate the start of a race or other event. * (computer science) A variable or memory location that stores a true-or-false, yes-or-no value, typically either recording the fact that a certain event has occurred or requesting that a certain optional action take place. * (computer science) In a command line interface, a command parameter requesting optional behavior or otherwise modifying the action of the command being invoked. * (UK) An abbreviation for capture the flag. SYNONYMS * (computer science: true-or-false value): Boolean * (computer science: CLI notation): switch DERIVED TERMS TRANSLATIONS VERB FLAG (_third-person singular simple present_ FLAGS, _present participle_ FLAGGING, _simple past and past participle_ FLAGGED) * To furnish or deck out with flags. * To mark with a flag, especially to indicate the importance of something. * (often with _down_) To signal to, especially to stop a passing vehicle etc. _Please FLAG down a taxi for me._ * To convey (a message) by means of flag signals. _to FLAG an order to troops or vessels at a distance_ * (often with _up_) To note, mark or point out for attention. _I've FLAGGED up the need for further investigation into this._ _Users of the Internet forum can FLAG others' posts as inappropriate._ * (computing) To signal (an event). _The compiler FLAGGED three errors._ * (computing) To set a program variable to _true_. _FLAG the debug option before running the program._ TRANSLATIONS SEE ALSO

From Middle English flag, flagge (flag), further etymology uncertain. Perhaps from or related to early Middle English flage (name for a baby's garment) and Old English flagg, flacg (cataplasm, poultice, plaster). Related to Saterland Frisian Flaage (flag), West Frisian flagge (flag), Dutch vlag (flag), German Flagge (flag), Swedish flagg (flag), Danish flag (flag, ship's flag). Compare also Middle English flacken (to flutter, palpitate), Swedish dialectal flage (to flutter in the wind), Old Norse flögra (to flap about). Akin to Old High German flogarōn (to flutter), Old High German flogezen (to flutter, flicker), Middle English flakeren (to move quickly to and fro), Old English flacor (fluttering, flying). More at flack, flacker.

Noun

flag (plural flags)

  1. A piece of cloth, often decorated with an emblem, used as a visual signal or symbol.
  2. An exact representation of a flag (for example: a digital one used in websites).
  3. (nautical) A flag flown by a ship to show the presence on board of the admiral; the admiral himself, or his flagship.
  4. (nautical, often used attributively) A signal flag.
  5. The use of a flag, especially to indicate the start of a race or other event.
  6. (computer science) A variable or memory location that stores a true-or-false, yes-or-no value, typically either recording the fact that a certain event has occurred or requesting that a certain optional action take place.
  7. (computer science) In a command line interface, a command parameter requesting optional behavior or otherwise modifying the action of the command being invoked.
  8. (UK) An abbreviation for capture the flag.
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Verb

flag (third-person singular simple present flags, present participle flagging, simple past and past participle flagged)

  1. To furnish or deck out with flags.
  2. To mark with a flag, especially to indicate the importance of something.
  3. (often with down) To signal to, especially to stop a passing vehicle etc.
    Please flag down a taxi for me.
  4. To convey (a message) by means of flag signals.
    to flag an order to troops or vessels at a distance
  5. (often with up) To note, mark or point out for attention.
    I've flagged up the need for further investigation into this.
    Users of the Internet forum can flag others' posts as inappropriate.
  6. (computing) To signal (an event).
    The compiler flagged three errors.
  7. (computing) To set a program variable to true.
    Flag the debug option before running the program.
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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 2
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English - Etymology 2

Probably from Old Norse. VERB FLAG (_third-person singular simple present_ FLAGS, _present participle_ FLAGGING, _simple past and past participle_ FLAGGED) * (intransitive) To weaken, become feeble. _His strength FLAGGED toward the end of the race._ * Jonathan Swift The pleasures of the town begin to FLAG. * To hang loose without stiffness; to bend down, as flexible bodies; to be loose, yielding, limp. * T. Moore as loose it [the sail] FLAGGED around the mast * To let droop; to suffer to fall, or let fall, into feebleness. _to FLAG the wings_ (Can we find and add a quotation of Prior to this entry?) * To enervate; to exhaust the vigour or elasticity of. * Echard Nothing so FLAGS the spirits. TRANSLATIONS

Probably from Old Norse.

Verb

flag (third-person singular simple present flags, present participle flagging, simple past and past participle flagged)

  1. (intransitive) To weaken, become feeble.
    His strength flagged toward the end of the race.
  2. To hang loose without stiffness; to bend down, as flexible bodies; to be loose, yielding, limp.
  3. To let droop; to suffer to fall, or let fall, into feebleness.
    to flag the wings
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Prior to this entry?)
  4. To enervate; to exhaust the vigour or elasticity of.
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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 3
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English - Etymology 3

Of uncertain origin; compare Danish _flæg_. NOUN FLAG (_plural_ FLAGS) * Any of various plants with sword-shaped leaves, especially irises; specifically, _Iris pseudacorus_. * BEFORE 1899, Robert Seymour Bridges, _There is a Hill_: And laden barges float By banks of myosote; And scented FLAG and golden flower-de-lys Delay the loitering boat. DERIVED TERMS * sweet flag TRANSLATIONS

Of uncertain origin; compare Danish flæg.

Noun

flag (plural flags)

  1. Any of various plants with sword-shaped leaves, especially irises; specifically, Iris pseudacorus.
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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 4
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English - Etymology 4

Probably of Scandinavian origin; compare Icelandic _flag_ NOUN FLAG (_plural_ FLAGS) * (obsolete except in dialects) A slice of turf; a sod. * A slab of stone; a flagstone, a flat piece of stone used for paving. * (geology) Any hard, evenly stratified sandstone, which splits into layers suitable for flagstones. TRANSLATIONS VERB FLAG (_third-person singular simple present_ FLAGS, _present participle_ FLAGGING, _simple past and past participle_ FLAGGED) * To lay down flagstones. * _Fred is planning to FLAG his patio this weekend._ TRANSLATIONS

Probably of Scandinavian origin; compare Icelandic flag

Noun

flag (plural flags)

  1. (obsolete except in dialects) A slice of turf; a sod.
  2. A slab of stone; a flagstone, a flat piece of stone used for paving.
  3. (geology) Any hard, evenly stratified sandstone, which splits into layers suitable for flagstones.
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Verb

flag (third-person singular simple present flags, present participle flagging, simple past and past participle flagged)

  1. To lay down flagstones.
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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 5
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English - Etymology 5

NOUN FLAG (_plural_ FLAGS) * A group of feathers on the lower part of the legs of certain hawks, owls, etc. * A group of elongated wing feathers in certain hawks. * The bushy tail of a dog such as a setter. * (music) A hook attached to the stem of a written note that assigns its rhythmic value

Noun

flag (plural flags)

  1. A group of feathers on the lower part of the legs of certain hawks, owls, etc.
  2. A group of elongated wing feathers in certain hawks.
  3. The bushy tail of a dog such as a setter.
  4. (music) A hook attached to the stem of a written note that assigns its rhythmic value

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - REFERENCES
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English - References

* ^ “flag” in Douglas Harper, _Online Etymology Dictionary_ (2001).

  1. ^ “flag” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary (2001).

Que a categoria em DANISH - NOUN
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Danish - Noun

FLAG

flag

Que a categoria em DANISH - VERB
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Danish - Verb

FLAG * imperative of _flage_

flag

  1. imperative of flage

Que a categoria em DUTCH - ETYMOLOGY
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Dutch - Etymology

From English _flag_.

From English flag.

Que a categoria em DUTCH - NOUN
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Dutch - Noun

FLAG

flag

Que a categoria em ICELANDIC - ETYMOLOGY
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Icelandic - Etymology

From Old Norse.

From Old Norse.

Que a categoria em ICELANDIC - PRONUNCIATION
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Icelandic - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /flaːɣ/ Rhymes: -aːɣ

  • IPA(key): /flaːɣ/
    Rhymes: -aːɣ

Que a categoria em ICELANDIC - NOUN
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Icelandic - Noun

FLAG

flag

Que a categoria em PORTUGUESE - NOUN
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Portuguese - Noun

FLAG m or f

flag m or f


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