stamp

  • 21stamp — 1 noun (C) 1 MAIL also postage stamp formal a small piece of paper that you buy and stick onto an envelope or package before posting it: a 29 cent stamp | a sheet/book of stamps (=set of stamps that you buy) 2 TOOL a tool for pressing or printing …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 22stamp */*/ — I UK [stæmp] / US noun Word forms stamp : singular stamp plural stamps 1) [countable] a small official piece of paper that you buy and stick on an envelope to pay for the cost of posting a letter or a parcel a first class/second class stamp a… …

    English dictionary

  • 23stamp — [[t]stæ̱mp[/t]] ♦♦♦ stamps, stamping, stamped 1) N COUNT A stamp or a postage stamp is a small piece of paper which you lick and stick on an envelope or package before you post it to pay for the cost of the postage. → See also food stamp ...a… …

    English dictionary

  • 24stamp — v. & n. v. 1 a tr. bring down (one s foot) heavily on the ground etc. b tr. crush, flatten, or bring into a specified state in this way (stamped down the earth round the plant). c intr. bring down one s foot heavily; walk with heavy steps. 2 tr.… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 25stamp — /stæmp / (say stamp) verb (t) 1. to strike or beat with a forcible downward thrust of the foot. 2. to bring (the foot) down forcibly or smartly on the ground, floor, etc. 3. to crush or pound with or as with a pestle. 4. to impress with a… …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 26Stamp — A stamp is a distinctive mark or impression made upon an object, for instance those made on a piece of paper and used to indicate the prepayment of a fee or tax. Types of stamps include:* Postage stamps, used on mail * Revenue stamps, often used… …

    Wikipedia

  • 27stamp — stampable, adj. stampless, adj. /stamp/, v.t. 1. to strike or beat with a forcible, downward thrust of the foot. 2. to bring (the foot) down forcibly or smartly on the ground, floor, etc. 3. to extinguish, crush, etc., by striking with a forcible …

    Universalium

  • 28stamp — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 on a letter/package ADJECTIVE ▪ postage (formal) ▪ first class, second class (both in the UK) ▪ 47p, 83 cent, etc …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 29Stamp — Terence Stamp Terence Stamp lors de la première de Walkyrie à Berlin en janvier 2009. Terence Stamp est un acteur britannique né le 22 juillet 1939 à Londres en Angleterre. Il est le frère du manager des Who, Chris Stamp …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 30stamp*/*/ — [stæmp] noun I 1) [C] a small official piece of paper that you buy and stick on an envelope in order to pay for the cost of posting a letter or parcel Syn: postage stamp a first class stamp[/ex] 2) [C] a small tool with a pattern or writing on… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 31stamp — {{11}}stamp (n.) mid 15c., stamping tool, from STAMP (Cf. stamp) (v.). Sense of official mark or imprint (to certify that duty has been paid on what has been printed or written) dates from 1540s; transferred 1837 to adhesive labels issued by… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 32stamp — 1. noun /stæmp/ a) An act of stamping the foot, paw or hoof. The horse gave two quick stamps and rose up on its hind legs. b) An indentation or imprint made by stamping. Just then there was a sound of footsteps, an …

    Wiktionary

  • 33stamp — Synonyms and related words: John Hancock, OK, Platonic form, Platonic idea, abolish, acceptance, aesthetic form, affirmance, affirmation, amble, animus, annihilate, approbation, approval, aptitude, archetype, aroma, art form, ascender, attribute …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 34stamp — en·stamp; stamp; stamp·er; stamp·ic; stamp·man; coun·ter·stamp; stamp·less; …

    English syllables

  • 35stamp — [[t]stæmp[/t]] v. t. 1) to strike or beat with a forcible, downward thrust of the foot 2) to bring (the foot) down forcibly on the ground, floor, etc 3) to crush, extinguish, etc., by or as if by striking with a forcible downward thrust of the… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 36stamp — I. verb Etymology: Middle English; akin to Old High German stampfōn to stamp and perhaps to Greek stembein to shake up Date: 13th century transitive verb 1. to pound or crush with a pestle or a heavy instrument 2. a. (1) to strike or beat… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 37stamp — verb 1》 bring down (one s foot) heavily on the ground or an object.     ↘crush, flatten, or remove with a heavy blow from one s foot.     ↘crush or pulverize (ore). 2》 walk with heavy, forceful steps. 3》 (stamp something out) suppress or put an… …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 38stamp on — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms stamp on : present tense I/you/we/they stamp on he/she/it stamps on present participle stamping on past tense stamped on past participle stamped on British 1) stamp on something to stop something by taking… …

    English dictionary

  • 39Stamp — This is a surname of confused nationality. It may be English but with French origins, English with German origins, or German or French and Flemish. Recorded in many spellings including Stamp, Stamps, Stemp, Stempe (English), Etampe, Etampes,… …

    Surnames reference

  • 40stamp —   1. Symbol of paid money. Po oleka (postage).    ♦ War savings stamp, po oleka kaua.    ♦ Stamp collection, hō ili ili po oleka.    ♦ To put on a stamp, kau i ka po oleka.   2. Imprint. Hō ailona pa i (printed).    ♦ Bamboo stamp for printing… …

    English-Hawaiian dictionary