Definition of Stamp. Meaning of Stamp. Synonyms of Stamp

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Definition of Stamp

Stamp
Stamp Stampv. t. [imp. & p. p. Stamped; p. pr. & vb. n. Stamping.] [OE. stampen; akin to LG. & D. stampen, G. stampfen, OHG. stanpf?n, Dan. stampe, Sw. stampa, Icel. stappa, G. stampf a pestle and E. step. See Step, v. i., and cf. Stampede.] 1. To strike beat, or press forcibly with the bottom of the foot, or by thrusting the foot downward. --Shak. He frets, he fumes, he stares, he stamps the ground. --Dryden. 2. To bring down (the foot) forcibly on the ground or floor; as, he stamped his foot with rage. 3. To crush; to pulverize; specifically (Metal.), to crush by the blow of a heavy stamp, as ore in a mill. I took your sin, the calf which ye had made, and burnt it with fire, and stamped it, and ground it very small. --Deut. ix. 21. 4. To impress with some mark or figure; as, to stamp a plate with arms or initials. 5. Fig.: To impress; to imprint; to fix deeply; as, to stamp virtuous principles on the heart. God . . . has stamped no original characters on our minds wherein we may read his being. --Locke. 6. To cut out, bend, or indent, as paper, sheet metal, etc., into various forms, by a blow or suddenly applied pressure with a stamp or die, etc.; to mint; to coin. 7. To put a stamp on, as for postage; as, to stamp a letter; to stamp a legal document. To stamp out, to put an end to by sudden and energetic action; to extinguish; as, to stamp out a rebellion.
Stamp
Stamp Stamp, v. i. 1. To strike; to beat; to crush. These cooks how they stamp and strain and grind. --Chaucer. 2. To strike the foot forcibly downward. But starts, exclaims, and stamps, and raves, and dies. --dennis.

Meaning of Stamp from wikipedia

- Stamp or Stamps or Stamping may refer to: Postage stamp, used to indicate prepayment of fees for public mail Ration stamp, indicating the right to rationed...
- Terence Henry Stamp (born 22 July 1938) is an English actor. After training at the Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art in London he started his acting...
- A postage stamp is a small piece of paper issued by a post office, postal administration, or other authorized vendors to customers who pay postage (the...
- Food stamp may refer to: Supplemental Nutrition ****istance Program (SNAP), current name for the former U.S. Food Stamp Program. Ration stamp, used to...
- stamps are a type of postage stamp issued to commemorate a particular religious festival or holiday. Many nations in the world issue Christmas stamps...
- A stamp act is any legislation that requires a tax to be paid on the transfer of certain do****ents. Those who pay the tax receive an official stamp on...
- Rubber stamping, also called stamping, is a craft in which some type of ink made of dye or pigment is applied to an image or pattern that has been carved...
- A stamp catalog (or stamp catalogue) is a catalog of postage stamp types with descriptions and prices. The stamp catalog is an essential tool of philately...
- A definitive stamp is a postage stamp that is part of the regular issue of a country's stamps, available for sale by the post office for an extended period...
- A ration stamp or ration card is a stamp or card issued by a government to allow the holder to obtain food or other commodities that are in short supply...
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