chequered flag

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chequered flag

n
(Motor Racing) the black-and-white checked flag traditionally shown to the winner and all finishers at the end of a motor race by a senior race official
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chequered flag

, (US) checkered flag
n (Motor Racing) → Zielflagge f
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I'm wearing Valentino today,'' Lohan said as she sped down the black carpet past a score of Herbie look-alike VWs, checkered flags and stacks of Goodyear tires.
Alonso's wins (he also took the checkered flags at Sakhir, Bahrain, and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia) give the Renault team a perfect four-for-four record, as teammate Giancarlo Fisichella opened the '05 campaign with a win in Melbourne, Australia.
The checkered flags were waving, engine sound effects were roaring, and the runway was filled with fast fashions at Macy's ``Fashion at Full-Speed'' show Thursday night at the Fashion Square mall in Sherman Oaks.