name tag

noun

Definition of name tag

:a piece of paper, cloth, plastic, or metal that has a person's name written on it and that is attached to the person's clothing
  • She handed out name tags for people to wear at the conference.
  • I didn't notice the supervisor's name tag on his uniform.

Word by Word Definitions

name play
  1. : a word or phrase that constitutes the distinctive designation of a person or thing

  2. : a word or symbol used in logic to designate an entity

  3. : a descriptive often disparaging epithet

  1. : to give a name to : call

  2. : to mention or identify by name

  3. : to accuse by name

  1. : of, relating to, or bearing a name

  2. : appearing in the name of a literary or theatrical production

  3. : having an established reputation

tag play
  1. : a loose hanging piece of cloth : tatter

  2. : a metal or plastic binding on an end of a shoelace

  3. : a piece of hanging or attached material

  1. : to provide or mark with or as if with a tag: such as

  2. : to supply with an identifying marker or price

  3. : to provide with a name or epithet : label, brand

  1. : a game in which the player who is it chases others and tries to touch one of them who then becomes it

  2. : an act or instance of tagging a runner in baseball

  1. : to touch in or as if in a game of tag

  2. : to put out (a runner) in baseball by a touch with the ball or the gloved hand containing the ball

  3. : to hit solidly


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