Definition of white flag in English:

Share this entry

white flag

Pronunciation: /ˈˌ(h)wīt ˈflaɡ/


A white flag or cloth used as a symbol of surrender, truce, or a desire to parley.
Example sentences
  • Morale is low in the army and many soldiers are preparing white flags of surrender.
  • Then the commander of the sasquatches took out the white flag and surrendered.
  • After several passes the spotter called and told us to look down there - the Germans were coming out of the woods with white flags and surrendering.
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.