Meaning of FLAG in English


Function: transitive verb

Inflected Form: flagged ; flag · ging

Date: 1856

1 : to signal with or as if with a flag especially : to signal to stop < flagged the train> ― often used with down

2 : to mark or identify with or as if with a flag < flagged potential problems in the proposal>

3 : to call a penalty on : PENALIZE <a lineman flagged for being offside>

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.