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 for Flagged
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Flag \Flag\ (fl[a^]g), v. i. [imp. & p. p. Flagged (fl[a^]gd);
     p. pr. & vb. n. Flagging (fl[a^]g"g[i^]ng).] [Cf. Icel.
     flaka to droop, hang loosely. Cf. Flacker, Flag an
     1. To hang loose without stiffness; to bend down, as flexible
        bodies; to be loose, yielding, limp.
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              As loose it [the sail] flagged around the mast. --T.
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     2. To droop; to grow spiritless; to lose vigor; to languish;
        as, the spirits flag; the strength flags.
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              The pleasures of the town begin to flag. --Swift.
     Syn: To droop; decline; fail; languish; pine.
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