flag down

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Related to flag down: at first, Put the flags out
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Verb1.flag down - signal to stop; "Let's flag down a cab--it's starting to rain"; "The policeman flagged down our car"
stop - cause to stop; "stop a car"; "stop the thief"
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يُلَوِّح للسَيّاره بالوُقوف
mávat na auto
veifa í til aî stöîva
durması için işaret etmek

w>flag down

vt sep taxi etc, personanhalten
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(flӕg) noun
a piece of cloth with a particular design representing a country, party, association etc. the French flag.
ˈflag-pole / ˈflagstaff nouns
the pole on which a flag is hung.
flag down verbpast tense, past participle flagged
to wave at (a car etc) in order to make it stop. We flagged down a taxi.
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Taxi offers 75% discount on flag down rate for passengers arriving through Al Maktoum Int'l AirportCOURTESY RTA Image Credit:
We will flag down whoever overspeeds,' Antonio said.
World Cup 2018 news LIVE updates as Spain SACK Julen Lopetegui on eve of tournamentThe Italian legendary ref also said assistant referees had been advised to keep their flag down for tight offside calls and to leave it to VAR to decide.
Both cars were heavily tinted, and attempts to flag down the officers for comments were unsuccessful.
'The Ford Transit Bus was flagged down for speeding by FRSC patrol team that noticed the speed of the passenger bus, but he ignored the flag down order and even abused the patrol team with the use of his hand, but unfortunately barely driving five minutes from the FRSC Patrol team that cautioned him for speeding, colluded with the truck travelling from the opposite direction.'
The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) maintained that traffic constables would still flag down erring motorists, contrary to text messages that circulated on Friday claiming otherwise.
A group of taxi operators want the current flag down rate P40 raised by P10 to cushion the impact of higher excise taxes on oil petroleum products with the implementation of the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) law.
The pair's journey ended when they had to flag down a passing motorist to ask how to turn on the vehicle's headlights.
Inspector Scott Robertson said: "We would urge other motorists to be wary of any similar attempts from individuals trying to flag down their vehicles."
| A man tried to flag down cars close to the old British Steel entrance between Grangetown and Redcar