black and white checkered flag

A flag which is waved at the finishing line in races to indicate the winner.

Dictionary of automotive terms. 2015.

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  • white checkered flag — See black and white checkered flag …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • checkered flag — also chequered flag BrE n a flag covered with black and white squares that is waved at the beginning and end of a motor race …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • checkered flag — noun count a flag with a pattern of black and white squares that is waved in a car race as each car finishes the race …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • checkered flag — also chequered flag BrE noun (C) a flag covered with black and white squares that is waved at the beginning and end of a motor race …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • checkered flag — (in automobile racing) 1. a flag having a pattern of black and white squares, used to signal that a car has crossed the finish line and completed its race. 2. this signal indicating the first car to cross the finish line or the winner. * * * …   Universalium

  • checkered flag — (in automobile racing) 1. a flag having a pattern of black and white squares, used to signal that a car has crossed the finish line and completed its race. 2. this signal indicating the first car to cross the finish line or the winner …   Useful english dictionary

  • checkered flag — A flag with alternating black and white squares to signal the end of the race …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • flag — See black and white checkered flag black flag checkered flag green flag green flag with yellow diagonal stripe national flag red flag white flag yellow flag …   Dictionary of automotive terms

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