the Union Jack

Definition of the Union Jack

  1. :  the national flag of the United Kingdom

Word by Word Definitions

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

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

    :  a uniting in marriage

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

    :  of, relating to, or being the side favoring the Union in the American Civil War

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

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

    :  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

    :  to take to task

    :  to hunt or fish for at night with a jacklight


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