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noun [countable]     white flag pronunciation in British English
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singularwhite flag
pluralwhite flags
  1. 1
    a white flag or piece of cloth held up to show that you accept you are defeated

    wave/fly/show the white flag

  2. 2
    a sign that you want to make peace with someone
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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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