transitive verb-·flagged′, -·flag′ging
to register and sail (a ship) under a foreign nation's flag, as in order to extend to it military protection against a belligerent
transitive verbre·flagged, re·flag·ging, re·flags
To give a new registered nationality to (a ship or aircraft).
(third-person singular simple present reflags, present participle reflagging, simple past and past participle reflagged)
- To change the flag on a vessel, etc.
- (computing) To flag (mark with a variable) again or differently.
re- +"Ž flag