new to me: "flag up"

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Clever use of the language has to start somewhere, ┬┐es verdad?
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From: Barbara Need
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Subject: [ADS-L] new to me: "flag up"
Sent: Sep 3, 2009 10:04 AM

Seen on another list:

"Sometimes I need to flag up my ideas even before they are  ready,
for other
people to shoot  down,"

I had never heard this before (one hit for the phrase in the Archives
from 2007), and it is a use, not a mention.

Barbara

Barbara Need
Chicago

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