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Word: tag

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  • noun a label written or printed on paper, cardboard, or plastic that is attached to something to indicate its owner, nature, price, etc.
    Synonyms

    ticket

  • noun a label associated with something for the purpose of identification
    Examples
    • semantic tags were attached in order to identify different meanings of the word
  • noun a small piece of cloth or paper
    Synonyms

    rag, shred, tag end, tatter

  • noun a game in which one child chases the others; the one who is caught becomes the next chaser
  • noun (sports) the act of touching a player in a game (which changes their status in the game)
  • verb attach a tag or label to
    Synonyms

    label, mark

    Examples
    • label these bottles
  • verb touch a player while he is holding the ball
  • verb provide with a name or nickname
  • verb go after with the intent to catch
    Examples
    • The policeman chased the mugger down the alley
    • the dog chased the rabbit
  • verb supply (blank verse or prose) with rhymes
Definitions are taken from Princeton’s WordNet 3.0, Princeton University, 2010