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FLAGSHIP

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does flagship mean? 

FLAGSHIP (noun)
  The noun FLAGSHIP has 2 senses:

1. the chief one of a related group
2. the ship that carries the commander of a fleet and flies his flag

  Familiarity information: FLAGSHIP used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


FLAGSHIP (noun)


Sense 1flagship [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

The chief one of a related group

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Context example:

it is their flagship newspaper

Hypernyms ("flagship" is a kind of...):

thing (an artifact)


Sense 2flagship [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

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

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Hypernyms ("flagship" is a kind of...):

ship (a vessel that carries passengers or freight)


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