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verb [transitive] tag pronunciation in American English /tæɡ/
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  1. 1
    to attach a small piece of paper or other material to something to give information about it
    Every item is tagged with a number that identifies it.
  2. 4
    informal to describe someone or something in a particular way
    Some of the children were already tagged as troublemakers.
  3. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    to mark with a tag (= a graffiti artist's name used as their signature)
    A witness tweeted that the criminal "tagged" the painting.
    Submitted from United Kingdom on 08/10/2012

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