distress flag


any flag flown by a vessel to show that it is in distress, as an ensign flown at half-mast or upside down.

Nearby words

  1. distrait,
  2. distraite,
  3. distraught,
  4. distress,
  5. distress call,
  6. distress frequency,
  7. distress gun,
  8. distress merchandise,
  9. distress sale,
  10. distress signal

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