English dictionary definition of:

seal


Noun

  • fastener consisting of a resinous composition that is plastic when warm; used for sealing documents and parcels and letters
  • a device incised to make an impression; used to secure a closing or to authenticate documents
  • the pelt or fur (especially the underfur) of a seal
  • a member of a Naval Special Warfare unit who is trained for unconventional warfare
  • a stamp affixed to a document (as to attest to its authenticity or to seal it)
  • an indication of approved or superior status
  • a finishing coat applied to exclude moisture
  • fastener that provides a tight and perfect closure
  • any of numerous marine mammals that come on shore to breed; chiefly of cold regions

Verb

  • make tight; secure against leakage
  • close with or as if with a seal
  • decide irrevocably
  • affix a seal to
  • cover with varnish
  • hunt seals

Thesaurus

cachet   sealskin   stamp   varnish  

Scrabble score for seal


Scrabble score = 4

generated at 07:24:50 on 23-05-22

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