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British English: /flaɡ/
American English: /flæɡ/

Translation of flag in French:


  • 1 (national symbol) to hoist ou run up a flag
    hisser un drapeau
    to wave a flag
    brandir un drapeau
    a flag flew from every building
    sur chaque bâtiment un drapeau flottait au vent
    to sail under the Panamanian flag
    battre pavillon panaméen

transitive verb p prés etc -gg-

  • 3 (Computing)
    signaler [quelque chose] au moyen d'un drapeau

intransitive verb

also: flagging present participle adjective

  • (strength)
    qui baisse
    (energy, economy, industry etc)
    to revive the flagging fortunes of the government
    donner un nouvel élan au gouvernement


to fly the flag

représenter son pays (à l'étranger)

we must keep the flag flying

nous devons le faire pour l'honneur de notre pays

to wave the flag

faire des déclarations patriotiques

Phrasal verbs

flag down

flag [something] down, flag down [something]
faire signe de s'arrêter à

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