Definitions for flag down

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. flag down(verb)

    signal to stop

    "Let's flag down a cab--it's starting to rain"; "The policeman flagged down our car"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. flag down(verb)æg

    to wave at a car to make it stop

    We tried to flag down passing cars.


  1. flag down(Verb)

    Use a flag or similar kind of signal to get someone's attention.

Translations for flag down

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

flag down(verb)

to wave at (a car etc) in order to make it stop

We flagged down a taxi.

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