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tagging

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(Entry 1 of 3)

the act of going after or in the tracks of another
  • after a weeklong tagging of the suspect, the detective had all the evidence he needed that there was a smuggling operation going on

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tagging

verb (1)
present participle of tag

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1 to attach an identifying slip to
  • tagged all the dresses with sale stickers before putting them on the rack

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2 to go after or on the track of
  • wildlife experts surreptitiously tagged the timber wolf, carefully keeping a safe distance so the wolf wouldn't catch their scent and run

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tagging

verb (2)
present participle of tag

Synonyms & Antonyms of tagging (Entry 3 of 3)

2 to decide to accept (someone or something) from a group of possibilities
  • she tagged her most experienced operative for the special mission

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“Tagging.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tagging. Accessed 28 Sep. 2020.

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