a label written or printed on paper, cardboard, or plastic that is attached to something to indicate its owner, nature, price, etc.
a label associated with something for the purpose of identification
"semantic tags were attached in order to identify different meanings of the word"
rag, shred, tag, tag end, tatter(noun)
a small piece of cloth or paper
a game in which one child chases the others; the one who is caught becomes the next chaser
(sports) the act of touching a player in a game (which changes their status in the game)
tag, label, mark(verb)
attach a tag or label to
"label these bottles"
touch a player while he is holding the ball
provide with a name or nickname
chase, chase after, trail, tail, tag, give chase, dog, go after, track(verb)
go after with the intent to catch
"The policeman chased the mugger down the alley"; "the dog chased the rabbit"
supply (blank verse or prose) with rhymes
A small label.
A game played by two or more children in which one child (known as "it") attempts to catch one of the others, who then becomes "it".
A skin tag, an excrescence of skin.
A type of cardboard.
Graffiti in the form of a stylized signature particular to the person who makes the graffiti.
A dangling lock of sheep's wool, matted with dung; a dung tag.
An attribution in narrated dialogue (eg, "he said").
a vehicle number plate; a medal bearing identification data (animals, soldiers).
An instance of touching the baserunner with the ball or the ball in a gloved hand.
The tag was applied at second for the final out.
To label (something).
To mark (something) with oneu2019s tag.
To remove dung tags from a sheep.
Regularly tag the rear ends of your sheep.
To hit the ball hard.
He really tagged that ball.
To put a runner out by touching them with the ball or the ball in a gloved hand.
He tagged the runner for the out.
To mark with a tag (metadata for classification).
I am tagging my music files by artist and genre.
A piece of markup representing an element in a markup language.
The tag provides a title for the Web page.
A piece of text which is worded like an element of a markup language to provide context.
The tag conveys sarcasm.
A keyword, term, or phrase associated with or assigned to data, media, and/or information enabling keyword-based classification; often used to categorize content.
any slight appendage, as to an article of dress; something slight hanging loosely; specifically, a direction card, or label
a metallic binding, tube, or point, at the end of a string, or lace, to stiffen it
the end, or catchword, of an actor's speech; cue
something mean and paltry; the rabble
a sheep of the first year
a sale of usually used items (such as furniture, clothing, household items or bric-a-brac), conducted by one or a small group of individuals, at a location which is not a normal retail establishment
to fit with, or as with, a tag or tags
to join; to fasten; to attach
to follow closely after; esp., to follow and touch in the game of tag. See Tag, a play
to follow closely, as it were an appendage; -- often with after; as, to tag after a person
a child's play in which one runs after and touches another, and then runs away to avoid being touched
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
tag, n. a tack or point of metal at the end of a string: any small thing tacked or attached to another: any pendant or appendage, the tip of an animal's tail: the rabble collectively, anything mean.—v.t. to fit a tag or point to: to tack, fasten, or hang to: to dog or follow closely.—v.i. to make tags, to string words or ideas together: to go behind as a follower:—pr.p. tag′ging; pa.t. and pa.p. tagged.—ns. Tag′-end, a loosely connected end, the concluding part; Tag′ger, anything that tags, an appendage.—n.pl. Tag′gers, thin sheet-iron.—n. and adj. Tag′rag, a fluttering rag, a tatter: the rabble, or denoting it—the same as Rag-tag, often in phrase Tagrag and bobtail.—ns. Tag′-sore, a disease in sheep, in which, the tail is excoriated through diarrhœa; Tag′-tail, a worm with a tail like a tag: a hanger-on, parasite. [A weaker form of tack.]
tag, n. a children's game in which the object is for the player to chase the rest until he touches one, who then takes his place as Tagg′ger.—v.t. to touch or hit in this game.
gat, GTA, TGA
The numerical value of tag in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of tag in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I don't mean he missed him, but he just didn't get him when he put the tag on him.
They have been a good tag team, both of them in their particular functions have been very well-received internationally.
You tag people you claim to love in unflattering photos where they look terrible, but you know who doesn't look terrible in those photos ? You. Never you.
I promise that this will be the most open and transparent and inclusive process in Olympic history, i promise that I will not leave Boston with a huge price tag.
People take pictures of themselves using it, and tag their friends, that's great advertising for us and it's also indirectly driving more traffic to the bars and restaurants.
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Translations for tag
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- etiqueta, tocar i parar, etiquetarCatalan, Valencian
- označkovat, štítek, cedulka, značka, etiketa, visačka, označit, hra na babu, tagovat, honěnáCzech
- Hast'se, Etikett, Fangen, Tag, Marke, Fange, AnhängerGerman
- etiqueta, el pillarse, etiquetar, pilla pilla, marbeteSpanish
- tagi, etiketti, tagit, lappu, rosvo ja poliisi, merkitä, hippa, tagFinnish
- étiquette, étiqueter, chat, taguer, balise, loupFrench
- תופסת, טייגHebrew
- タグ, 鬼ごっこJapanese
- wi, tapangaMāori
- означува, ознака, етике́таMacedonian
- tikkertje, etiketDutch
- merkelapp, etikett, sisten, tagNorwegian
- yikʼi naʼaghazNavajo, Navaho
- znacznik, metka, oznaczyć, etykietaPolish
- pega-pega, etiquetaPortuguese
- etichetă, leapșaRomanian
- би́рка, пятна́шки, тэг, номеро́к, тег, этике́тка, ярлы́к, са́лкиRussian
- etiketa, igra lovice, етикетаSerbo-Croatian
- datt, tagga, tafatt, etikettera, kull, märka, tagg, etikettSwedish
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