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Stamp vs. Stomp

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  • Stamp (noun)

    An act of stamping the foot, paw or hoof.

    "The horse gave two quick stamps and rose up on its hind legs."

  • Stamp (noun)

    An indentation or imprint made by stamping.

    "My passport has quite a collection of stamps."

  • Stamp (noun)

    A device for stamping designs.

    "She loved to make designs with her collection of stamps."

  • Stamp (noun)

    A small piece of paper bearing a design on one side and adhesive on the other, used to decorate letters or craft work.

    "These stamps have a Christmas theme."

  • Stamp (noun)

    A small piece of paper, with a design and a face value, used to prepay postage or other costs such as tax or licence fees.

    "I need one first-class stamp to send this letter."

    "Now that commerce is done electronically, tax stamps are no longer issued here."

  • Stamp (noun)

    A tattoo

  • Stamp (noun)

    A single dose of lysergic acid diethylamide

  • Stamp (verb)

    To step quickly and heavily, once or repeatedly.

    "The toddler screamed and stamped, but still got no candy."

  • Stamp (verb)

    To move (the foot or feet) quickly and heavily, once or repeatedly.

    "The crowd cheered and stamped their feet in appreciation."

  • Stamp (verb)

    To strike, beat, or press forcibly with the bottom of the foot, or by thrusting the foot downward.

  • Stamp (verb)

    To mark by pressing quickly and heavily.

    "This machine stamps the metal cover with a design."

    "This machine stamps the design into the metal cover."

  • Stamp (verb)

    To give an official marking to, generally by impressing or imprinting a design or symbol.

    "The immigration officer stamped my passport."

  • Stamp (verb)

    To apply postage stamps to.

    "I forgot to stamp this letter."

  • Stamp (verb)

    To mark; to impress.

  • Stomp (verb)

    To trample heavily.

  • Stomp (verb)

    To severely beat someone physically or figuratively.

  • Stomp (noun)

    A deliberate heavy footfall; a stamp.

    "She obliterated the cockroach with one stomp."

  • Stomp (noun)

    A dance having a heavy, rhythmic step.

  • Stomp (noun)

    The jazz music for this dance.

Wiktionary
  • Stamp (verb)

    bring down (one's foot) heavily on the ground or on something on the ground

    "he stamped his foot in frustration"

    "Robertson stamped on all these suggestions"

    "he threw his cigarette down and stamped on it"

  • Stamp (verb)

    crush, flatten, or remove with a heavy blow from one's foot

    "she stamped the snow from her boots"

  • Stamp (verb)

    walk with heavy, forceful steps

    "John stamped off, muttering"

  • Stamp (verb)

    impress a pattern or mark on (a surface, object, or document) using an engraved or inked block or die

    "the woman stamped my passport"

  • Stamp (verb)

    impress (a pattern or mark) with an engraved or inked block or die

    "a key with a number stamped on the shaft"

    "it's one of those records that has 'classic' stamped all over it"

  • Stamp (verb)

    make (something) by cutting it out with a die or mould

    "the knives are stamped out from a flat strip of steel"

  • Stamp (verb)

    reveal or mark out as having a particular quality or ability

    "his style stamps him as a player to watch"

  • Stamp (verb)

    fix a postage stamp or stamps on to (a letter)

    "Annie stamped the envelope for her"

  • Stamp (verb)

    crush or pulverize (ore).

  • Stamp (noun)

    an instrument for stamping a pattern or mark, in particular an engraved or inked block or die.

  • Stamp (noun)

    a mark or pattern made by a stamp, especially one indicating official validation

    "the emperor gave them his stamp of approval"

    "passports with visa stamps"

  • Stamp (noun)

    a characteristic or distinctive impression or quality

    "the whole project has the stamp of authority"

    "even the least expensive movie bore the stamp of the studio's plush style"

  • Stamp (noun)

    a particular class or type of person or thing

    "empiricism of this stamp has been especially influential in British philosophy"

  • Stamp (noun)

    a small adhesive piece of paper stuck to something to show that an amount of money has been paid, in particular a postage stamp

    "TV licence stamps"

    "a first-class stamp"

  • Stamp (noun)

    an act or sound of stamping with the foot

    "the stamp of boots on the bare floor"

  • Stamp (noun)

    a block for crushing ore in a stamp mill.

  • Stomp (verb)

    tread heavily and noisily, typically in order to show anger

    "Martin stomped off to the spare room"

  • Stomp (verb)

    tread heavily or stamp on

    "I stomped on the accelerator"

  • Stomp (verb)

    deliberately trample or tread heavily on

    "Cobb proceeded to kick and stomp him viciously"

  • Stomp (verb)

    stamp (one's feet)

    "the children were stomping their feet"

  • Stomp (verb)

    dance with heavy stamping steps

    "That's the beat I like. You can't really dance to it but you can stomp to it"

  • Stomp (noun)

    (in jazz or popular music) a tune or song with a fast tempo and a heavy beat.

  • Stomp (noun)

    a lively dance performed to music with a fast tempo and heavy beat, involving stamping

    "their music is perfect for a good old stomp"

Oxford Dictionary
  • Stamp

    To strike beat, or press forcibly with the bottom of the foot, or by thrusting the foot downward.

  • Stamp

    To bring down (the foot) forcibly on the ground or floor; as, he stamped his foot with rage.

  • Stamp

    To crush; to pulverize; specifically (Metal.), to crush by the blow of a heavy stamp, as ore in a mill.

  • Stamp

    To impress with some mark or figure; as, to stamp a plate with arms or initials.

  • Stamp

    Fig.: To impress; to imprint; to fix deeply; as, to stamp virtuous principles on the heart.

  • Stamp

    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.

  • Stamp

    To put a stamp on, as for postage; as, to stamp a letter; to stamp a legal document.

  • Stamp (verb)

    To strike; to beat; to crush.

  • Stamp (verb)

    To strike the foot forcibly downward.

  • Stamp (noun)

    The act of stamping, as with the foot.

  • Stamp (noun)

    The which stamps; any instrument for making impressions on other bodies, as a die.

  • Stamp (noun)

    The mark made by stamping; a mark imprinted; an impression.

  • Stamp (noun)

    That which is marked; a thing stamped.

  • Stamp (noun)

    A picture cut in wood or metal, or made by impression; a cut; a plate.

  • Stamp (noun)

    An official 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.

  • Stamp (noun)

    A stamped or printed device, usually paper, 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 tax stamp; a receipt stamp, etc.

  • Stamp (noun)

    An instrument for cutting out, or shaping, materials, as paper, leather, etc., by a downward pressure.

  • Stamp (noun)

    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.

  • Stamp (noun)

    Make; cast; form; character; as, a man of the same stamp, or of a different stamp.

  • Stamp (noun)

    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 beating.

  • Stamp (noun)

    A half-penny.

  • Stamp (noun)

    Money, esp. paper money.

  • Stomp (verb)

    To stamp with the foot.

Webster Dictionary
  • Stamp (noun)

    a token that postal fees have been paid

  • Stamp (noun)

    the distinctive form in which a thing is made;

    "pottery of this cast was found throughout the region"

  • Stamp (noun)

    a type or class;

    "more men of his stamp are needed"

  • Stamp (noun)

    a symbol that is the result of printing;

    "he put his stamp on the envelope"

  • Stamp (noun)

    machine consisting of a heavy bar that moves vertically for pounding or crushing ores

  • Stamp (noun)

    a block or die used to imprint a mark or design

  • Stamp (noun)

    a device incised to make an impression; used to secure a closing or to authenticate documents

  • Stamp (verb)

    walk heavily;

    "The men stomped through the snow in their heavy boots"

  • Stamp (verb)

    to mark, or produce an imprint in or on something;

    "a man whose name is permanently stamped on our maps"

  • Stamp (verb)

    reveal clearly as having a certain character;

    "His playing stamps him as a Romantic"

  • Stamp (verb)

    affix a stamp to;

    "Are the letters properly stamped?"

  • Stamp (verb)

    treat or classify according to a mental stereotype;

    "I was stereotyped as a lazy Southern European"

  • Stamp (verb)

    destroy or extinguish as if by stamping with the foot;

    "Stamp fascism into submission"

    "stamp out tyranny"

  • Stamp (verb)

    form or cut out with a mold, form, or die;

    "stamp needles"

  • Stamp (verb)

    crush or grind with a heavy instrument;

    "stamp fruit extract the juice"

  • Stamp (verb)

    raise in a relief;

    "embossed stationary"

  • Stomp (noun)

    a dance involving a rhythmical stamping step

  • Stomp (verb)

    walk heavily;

    "The men stomped through the snow in their heavy boots"

Princeton's WordNet

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