Definition of flagship
- the company's flagship store
- The traveling media crew comprises seven beat writers and a reporter from WFAN, the team's flagship station and the granddaddy of all-sports radio.
- —Hank Hersch
the flagship of the Atlantic fleet
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: the ship that carries the commander of a group of ships
: the best, largest, or most important one of a group of things (such as products, stores, etc.)
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to emit the high shrill tone of bagpipes
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