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Meaning of FLAGGING

Pronunciation:  'flaging

WordNet Dictionary
[adj]  weak from exhaustion

FLAGGING is a 8 letter word that starts with F.


 Synonyms: drooping, tired



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Flag"ging\, n.
    A pavement or sidewalk of flagstones; flagstones,
  2. \Flag"ging\, a.
    Growing languid, weak, or spiritless; weakening; delaying. --
    {Flag"ging*ly}, adv.
 Definition: brightly colored plastic ribbon used to mark features, sites, surveyed stakes etc., to aid in their relocation.
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