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Definition of "stamp" []

  • To bring down (the foot) forcibly. (verb-transitive)
  • To bring the foot down onto (an object or surface) forcibly. (verb-transitive)
  • To extinguish or destroy by or as if by trampling underfoot: stamped the rebellion; stamp out a fire. (verb-transitive)
  • To crush or grind with a heavy instrument: stamp ore. (verb-transitive)
  • To form or cut out by application of a mold, form, or die. (verb-transitive)
  • To bring (the foot) down heavily (on the ground, etc) (verb)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • To walk with heavy or noisy footsteps (verb)
  • To repress, extinguish, or eradicate (verb)
  • To impress or mark (a particular device or sign) on (something) (verb)
  • To mark (something) with an official impress, seal, or device (verb)
  • To fix or impress permanently (verb)
  • To affix a postage stamp to (verb)
  • To distinguish or reveal (verb)
  • To pound or crush (ores, etc) (verb)
  • The act or an instance of stamping (noun)
  • A mark applied to postage stamps for cancellation purposes (noun)
  • A similar piece of gummed paper used for commercial or trading purposes (noun)
  • A block, die, etc, used for imprinting a design or device (noun)
  • A design, device, or mark that has been stamped (noun)
  • A characteristic feature or trait; hallmark (noun)
  • A piece of gummed paper or other mark applied to official documents to indicate payment of a fee, validity, ownership, etc (noun)
  • A national insurance contribution, formerly recorded by means of a stamp on an official card (noun)
  • Type or class (noun)
  • An instrument or machine for crushing or pounding ores, etc, or the pestle in such a device (noun)

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Use "stamp" in a sentence
  • "DeleteCommand = "DELETE FROM Relations WHERE src = @src AND dest = @dest AND stamp = @stamp" asp: ControlParameter ControlID ="
  • "It took more than ten visits to OIT, 5 different signatures, plus the signature and a very official stamp from the Lehrstuhl."
  • "Foremost, the time/date stamp is completely unreadable."