white flag

noun

Definition of white flag

  1. 1 :  a flag of plain white used as a flag of truce or as a token of surrender

  2. 2 :  a token of weakness or yielding

1578

First Known Use of white flag

1578


WHITE FLAG Defined for English Language Learners

white flag

noun

Definition of white flag for English Language Learners

  • : a flag used to show that you want to stop fighting or to indicate defeat


WHITE FLAG Defined for Kids

white flag

noun

Definition of white flag for Students

  1. :  a flag of plain white raised in asking for a truce or as a sign of surrender

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