Definitions for flaggingˈflæg ɪŋ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. flagging(noun)

    flagstones collectively

    "there was a pile of flagging waiting to be laid in place"

  2. flagging(adj)

    a walk of flagstones

    "the flagging in the garden was quite imaginative"

  3. drooping, flagging(adj)

    weak from exhaustion

Webster Dictionary

  1. Flagging

    of Flag

  2. Flagging(noun)

    a pavement or sidewalk of flagstones; flagstones, collectively

  3. Flagging(adj)

    growing languid, weak, or spiritless; weakening; delaying

Freebase

  1. Flagging

    Flagging is a colored non-adhesive tape used in marking objects. It is commonly made of PVC or vinyl, and wood fibre cellulose-based biodegradable flagging also exists.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. James Henry Leigh Hunt:

    If you ever have to support a flagging conversation, introduce the topic of eating.

  2. Leigh Hunt:

    If you are ever at a loss to support a flagging conversation, introduce the subject of eating.

  3. Doug Boucher:

    The impetus to set up a global trading market has been flagging over the last few years, if I were to place a bet, it probably won't happen.

  4. Brandon Rola:

    Officers were running around flagging down trucks, trying to see if anyone in the area had a shovel, we were using (EMTs') back braces to try to remove snow. People were clawing at it. Eventually, between good Samaritans, truck drivers coming by with shovels in their beds, we were able to get a decent amount of shovels.

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