What does flagpole mean?

Definitions for flagpoleˈflægˌpoʊl

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word flagpole.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. range pole, ranging pole, flagpole(noun)

    surveying instrument consisting of a straight rod painted in bands of alternate red and white each one foot wide; used for sightings by surveyors

  2. flagpole, flagstaff(noun)

    a tall staff or pole on which a flag is raised


  1. flagpole(n.)

    A pole used to display a flag.


  1. flagpole(Noun)

    A tall pole up which one or more flags may be raised and flown.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of flagpole in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of flagpole in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Frank Gehrke:

    Except for the flagpole and the antenna, you would not know that there is a building there.

  2. Douglas MacArthur:

    I see that old flagpole still stands. Have your troops hoist the colors to its peak, and let no enemy ever haul them down.

  3. George Russell:

    Why you spending $75,000 to house bike riders and feed them and you can’t fix a flagpole in front of a city-owned building?

  4. The Conference Board:

    The Fed has been telling us for some time that they want to be data dependent, and the numbers are nothing to run up the flagpole.

  5. Tom Petty:

    It was on a flagpole in front of the courthouse, and I often saw it in Western movies. I just honestly didn't give it much thought, though I should have.

Images & Illustrations of flagpole

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