A piece of cloth or similar material, typically oblong or square, attachable by one edge to a pole or rope and used as the symbol or emblem of a country or institution or as a decoration during public festivities. A device, symbol, or drawing typically resembling a flag, used as a marker. A hook attached to the stem of a musical note, determining the rhythmic value of the note. A flat stone slab, typically rectangular or square, used for paving. A plant with sword-shaped leaves that grow from a rhizome. Mark (an item) for attention or treatment in a specified way. Direct (someone) to go in the specified direction by waving a flag or using hand signals. Provide or decorate with a flag or flags. (of a person) become tired, weaker, or less enthusiastic.