destroy or extinguish as if by stamping with the foot
treat or classify according to a mental stereotype
something that can be used as an official medium of payment
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 device incised to make an impression; used to secure a closing or to authenticate documents
a type or class
a small adhesive token stuck on a letter or package to indicate that that postal fees have been paid
a small piece of adhesive paper that is put on an object to show that a government tax has been paid
a symbol that is the result of printing or engraving
crush or grind with a heavy instrument
form or cut out with a mold, form, or die
raise in a relief
affix a stamp to
to mark, or produce an imprint in or on something
reveal clearly as having a certain character
To strike beat, or press forcibly with the bottom of the foot, or by thrusting the foot downward.
To bring down (the foot) forcibly on the ground or floor; as, he stamped his foot with rage.
To crush; to pulverize; specifically (metal.), to crush by the blow of a heavy stamp, as ore in a mill.
To impress with some mark or figure; as, to stamp a plate with arms or initials.
Fig.: to impress; to imprint; to fix deeply; as, to stamp virtuous principles on the heart.
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.
To put a stamp on, as for postage; as, to stamp a letter; to stamp a legal document.
To strike; to beat; to crush.
To strike the foot forcibly downward.
The act of stamping, as with the foot.
The which stamps; any instrument for making impressions on other bodies, as a die.
The mark made by stamping; a mark imprinted; an impression.
That which is marked; a thing stamped.
A picture cut in wood or metal, or made by impression; a cut; a plate.
An offical mark set upon things chargeable with a duty or tax to government, as evidence that the duty or tax is paid; as, the stamp on a bill of exchange.
Hence, a stamped or printed device, issued by the government at a fixed price, and required by law to be affixed to, or stamped on, certain papers, as evidence that the government dues are paid; as, a postage stamp; a receipt stamp, etc.
An instrument for cutting out, or shaping, materials, as paper, leather, etc., by a downward pressure.
A character or reputation, good or bad, fixed on anything as if by an imprinted mark; current value; authority; as, these persons have the stamp of dishonesty; the scriptures bear the stamp of a divine origin.
Make; cast; form; character; as, a man of the same stamp, or of a different stamp.
A kind of heavy hammer, or pestle, raised by water or steam power, for beating ores to powder; anything like a pestle, used for pounding or bathing.