the Union Jack

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of the Union Jack

: the national flag of the United Kingdom

Word by Word Definitions

union play
  1. : an act or instance of uniting or joining two or more things into one: such as

  2. : the formation of a single political unit from two or more separate and independent units

  3. : a uniting in marriage

  1. : of, relating to, dealing with, or constituting a union

jack play
  1. : a game played with a set of small objects that are tossed, caught, and moved in various figures

  2. : a small 6-pointed metal object used in the game of jacks

  3. : a playing card carrying the figure of a soldier or servant and ranking usually below the queen

  1. : to move or lift by or as if by a jack

  2. : to raise the level of

  3. : to take to task


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