What does flagship mean?

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ˈflægˌʃɪpflag·ship

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. flagshipnoun

    the chief one of a related group

    "it is their flagship newspaper"

  2. flagshipnoun

    the ship that carries the commander of a fleet and flies his flag

Wiktionary

  1. flagshipnoun

    In a maritime fleet, the ship occupied by the fleet's commander (usually an admiral); it denotes this by flying his flag.

  2. flagshipnoun

    The most important one out of a related group.

    The retail company's store in London is their flagship.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Flagshipnoun

    the vessel which carries the commanding officer of a fleet or squadron and flies his distinctive flag or pennant

Freebase

  1. Flagship

    A flagship is a vessel used by the commanding officer of a group of naval ships, reflecting the custom of its commander, characteristically a flag officer, flying a distinguishing flag. Used more loosely, it is the lead ship in a fleet of vessels, typically the first, largest, fastest, most heavily armed, or best known. Over the years the term "flagship" has been borrowed in metaphoric form by industries such as broadcasting, automobiles, education, and retailing to refer to their highest profile or most expensive products and outlets.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of flagship in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of flagship in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of flagship in a Sentence

  1. Alistair Wittet:

    Consumers are changing shopping habits. Instead of shopping in secondary locations they're shopping online but they're still valuing the super-prime flagship stores, that's the thinking behind the Inditex strategy - to close the secondary stores and enlarge and improve their flagship stores.

  2. Le Maire:

    If Air France does not make efforts to become more competitive, allowing this flagship to be at the same level at Lufthansa and other airline companies, Air France will disappear, we're minority shareholders ... those that think that whatever happens the state will come to Air France's rescue and soak up Air France's losses are mistaken.

  3. John McDonnell:

    This towns fund smacks of desperation from a government reduced to bribing Members of Parliament to vote for their damaging flagship Brexit legislation.

  4. Kyrsten Sinema:

    > London( CNN Business) As Wall Street watches the debate over President Joe Biden's flagship infrastructure, climate and social spending plans in Washington, it has one major question : Will corporations pay more in tax to fund the programs?This week, investors could get an answer, as Democrats race to finalize a package and get it over to President Joe Biden before President Joe Biden leaves on a trip to Europe.What's happening : The President Joe Biden administration wanted to raise the corporate tax rate to 28 % from 21 %, while Democrats in the House had pitched a 26.5 % rate. Yet lawmakers have indicated they're pivoting away from corporate tax hikes due to opposition from Arizona Sen. Kyrsten Sinema, a crucial swing vote.Biden said last week that Kyrsten Sinema.

  5. Julie Wagner:

    A large draw for Middle Eastern travelers is the opulent hotel accommodations as well as the breadth of shopping opportunities available in our city, not only can Middle Eastern travelers shop in flagship stores for renowned labels with exclusive merchandise, but many of our retailers offer after-hours, VIP shopping and personal styling experiences with advance notice, as well.

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