Definition of Blue Peter in English:

Blue Peter

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  • A blue flag with a white square in the centre, raised by a ship about to leave port.
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    • Manoeuvring my newly-articulated bike as gingerly as a first-time driver, I moved off with the flag on the back of the trailer fluttering like a Blue Peter.
    • Whilst we were still on shore in Conquerno the Colonel, who was still on board, raised the ‘Blue Peter’ to the mast head.
    • I was just about to raise the Blue Peter then and go without you, mate!

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