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Definition of TAG

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Tag \Tag\, n. [From {Tag}, v.; cf. {Tag}, an end.] A child's play in which one runs after and touches another, and then runs away to avoid being touched. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]

Tag \Tag\, n. [Probably akin to tack a small nail; cf. Sw. tagg a prickle, point, tooth.]
     1. Any slight appendage, as to an article of dress; something slight hanging loosely; specifically, a direction card, or label. [1913 Webster]

     2. A metallic binding, tube, or point, at the end of a string, or lace, to stiffen it. [1913 Webster]

     3. The end, or catchword, of an actor's speech; cue. [1913 Webster]

     4. Something mean and paltry; the rabble. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

     {Tag and rag}, the lowest sort; the rabble. --Holinshed. [1913 Webster]

     5. A sheep of the first year. [Prov. Eng.] --Halliwell. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]

Tag \Tag\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Tagged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Tagging}.]
     1. To fit with, or as with, a tag or tags.
        [1913 Webster]

              He learned to make long-tagged thread laces.
                                                    --Macaulay. [1913 Webster]

              His courteous host . . .
              Tags every sentence with some fawning word.
                                                    --Dryden. [1913 Webster]

     2. To join; to fasten; to attach. --Bolingbroke. [1913 Webster]

     3. To follow closely after; esp., to follow and touch in the game of tag. See {Tag}, a play. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]

Tag \Tag\, v. i.
     To follow closely, as it were an appendage; -- often with after; as, to tag after a person. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]

         Technical Advisory Group (PIMA, I3C)

V.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (June 2013) [vera]

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V.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (June 2013) [vera]

257 Moby Thesaurus words for "tag":
     PS, Parthian shot, Thule, Ultima Thule, accompany, add, addendum, adjoin, affix, afterpart, afterpiece, afterthought, agglutinate, allocate, allot, annex, appellation, appellative, append, appendix, appoint, appropriate to, assign, assign to, attach, attend, back matter, baggage check, banality, baptize, bedog, billhead, binomen, binomial name, bitter end, book stamp, bookplate, bottom dollar, boundary, brand, broad arrow, bromide, burden, butt, butt end, byword, cachet, call, chase, check, chip, chorus, christen, cliche, coda, codicil, cognomen, colophon, come after, come behind, complicate, conclusion, conjoin, consequence, continuance, continuation, counter, counterfoil, countermark, coupon, crumb, cryptonym, decorate, define, denominate, denomination, designate, designation, destine, detail, docket, dog, double take, dub, dying words, earmark, empty title, encumber, entitle, envoi, epilogue, epithet, eponym, euonym, extreme, extremity, fag end, farthest bound, fate, follow, follow-through, follow-up, glue on, go after, go behind, government mark, government stamp, hallmark, handle, hat check, heel, hitch on, honorific, hound, hyponym, identify, imprint, infix, join with, jumping-off place, label, last words, letterhead, limit, logo, logotype, lot, make assignments, mark, mark off, mark out for, marker, masthead, moniker, morceau, morsel, move behind, name, namesake, nib, nickname, nip, nomen, nomen nudum, nominate, ordain, ornament, parting shot, paste on, patch, peroration, plate, platitude, plus, point, pole, portion off, postface, postfix, postlude, postscript, prefix, price tag, proper name, proper noun, prosaicism, prosaism, pursue, put with, queue, refrain, registered trademark, reserve, restrict, restrict to, rubber stamp, running head, running title, saddle with, schedule, scientific name, scrap, scrip, seal, second thought, secret name, sequel, sequela, sequelae, sequelant, sequent, sequitur, set, set apart, set aside, set off, shadow, shibboleth, shiver, shred, sigil, signet, slap on, sliver, slug, smithereen, snick, snip, snippet, specify, splinter, stamp, sticker, stitch, string along, stub, stump, style, subjoin, subscript, suffix, superadd, superpose, supplement, swan song, tab, tack on, tag after, tag along, tag end, tag on, tail, tail end, tailgate, tailpiece, tally, tatter, tautonym, term, ticket, tip, title, title page, token, trade name, trademark, trademark name, trail, trail after, trailer, train, tread close upon, trinomen, trinomial name, truism, unite with, wake

Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 [moby-thesaurus]

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