English dictionary definition of:

stamp


Noun

  • a device incised to make an impression; used to secure a closing or to authenticate documents
  • a block or die used to imprint a mark or design
  • machine consisting of a heavy bar that moves vertically for pounding or crushing ores
  • a small adhesive token stuck on a letter or package to indicate that that postal fees have been paid
  • a symbol that is the result of printing or engraving
  • a small piece of adhesive paper that is put on an object to show that a government tax has been paid
  • a type or class
  • something that can be used as an official medium of payment
  • the distinctive form in which a thing is made

Verb

  • destroy or extinguish as if by stamping with the foot
  • treat or classify according to a mental stereotype
  • to mark, or produce an imprint in or on something
  • affix a stamp to
  • raise in a relief
  • crush or grind with a heavy instrument
  • form or cut out with a mold, form, or die
  • walk heavily
  • reveal clearly as having a certain character

Thesaurus

boss cast emboss impression mold American English spelling mould British English spelling pestle pigeonhole postage seal stereotype stomp stump tender

Spellzone course content

View spelling list Starter Course: Unit 6: Section 1 and learn about the word stamp in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit Starter course: Initial and final blends.

Scrabble score for stamp


Scrabble score = 9

generated at 19:44:40 on 18-11-19

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