Definition of Stamps. Meaning of Stamps. Synonyms of Stamps

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Definition of Stamps

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 Stamps from wikipedia

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- Stamp collecting is the collecting of postage stamps and related objects. It is related to philately, which is the study of stamps. It has been one of...
- Booklet stampstamps produced and issued in booklet format. Carrier's stamp. Certified mail stamp. Cinderella stamp Coil stamps – tear-off stamps issued...
- S&H Green Stamps were a line of trading stamps po****r in the United States from 1896 until the late 1980s. They were distributed as part of a rewards...
- than just stamp collecting or the study of postage; it is possible to be a philatelist without owning any stamps. For instance, the stamps being studied...
- take the form of sticker stamps, such as entry stamps from ****an. Depending on nationality, a visitor may not receive a stamp at all (unless specifically...
- Stamps on stamps is a philatelic term for depicting images of postage stamps on postage stamps. Some postage stamp collectors have specialized in collecting...
- postage stamps, first issued by the U.S. government post office July 1, 1847, in the denominations of five and ten cents, with the use of stamps made mandatory...
- have used the stamps to enable customers to spread the cost of their bills. Savings stamps are not to be confused with trading stamps which provide a...
- Revenue stamps often look very similar to postage stamps, and in some countries and time periods it has been possible to use postage stamps for revenue...