Synonyms of tag


1. tag, ticket, label

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

2. tag, label

usage: a label associated with something for the purpose of identification; "semantic tags were attached in order to identify different meanings of the word"

3. rag, shred, tag, tag end, tatter, piece of cloth, piece of material

usage: a small piece of cloth or paper

4. tag, child's game

usage: a game in which one child chases the others; the one who is caught becomes the next chaser

5. tag, touch, touching

usage: (sports) the act of touching a player in a game (which changes their status in the game)


1. tag, label, mark, attach

usage: attach a tag or label to; "label these bottles"

2. tag, touch

usage: touch a player while he is holding the ball

3. tag, name, call

usage: provide with a name or nickname

4. chase, chase after, trail, tail, tag, give chase, dog, go after, track, pursue, follow

usage: go after with the intent to catch; "The policeman chased the mugger down the alley"; "the dog chased the rabbit"

5. tag, rhyme, rime

usage: supply (blank verse or prose) with rhymes

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Definition and meaning of tag (Dictionary)