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WHITE FLAG

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does white flag mean? 

WHITE FLAG (noun)
  The noun WHITE FLAG has 1 sense:

1. flag consisting of a piece of white cloth that is hoisted to signal surrender or to ask for a truce

  Familiarity information: WHITE FLAG used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


WHITE FLAG (noun)


Sense 1white flag [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Flag consisting of a piece of white cloth that is hoisted to signal surrender or to ask for a truce

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Synonyms:

flag of truce; white flag

Hypernyms ("white flag" is a kind of...):

flag (emblem usually consisting of a rectangular piece of cloth of distinctive design)


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