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tag1

tag1

 
pronunciation:
taeg
parts of speech:
noun, verb
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part of speech: noun
definition: a piece of cardboard, thin metal, or plastic that is attached to something or someone.
She gave a name tag to each of us.The price tag shows that this shirt is on sale.
synonyms:
label, tab
similar words:
sticker, stub
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: tagged, tagging, tags
definition 1: to put a tag on.
Tag those books for the yard sale.
synonyms:
label
definition 2: (informal) to follow someone closely (usually followed by "after" or "along").
My little brother tags along with us when we go to the park.
similar words:
dog, follow, pursue
derivation: taglike (adj.)
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