Definitions for flaggingˈflæg ɪŋ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

flag•gingˈflæg ɪŋ(adj.)

  1. dwindling.

  2. weak, fatigued, or drooping.

Origin of flagging:

1535–45; flag3+ -ing2


flag•gingˈflæg ɪŋ(n.)

  1. flagstones collectively.

    Category: Building Trades

  2. a pavement or walk of flagstones.

    Category: Building Trades

Origin of flagging:

1615–25; flag4+ -ing1

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


  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.


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