date stamp

1 of 2


: an implement or device for stamping a date and often (as on postal matter) related information (as place of origin or receipt)
: the date and related information stamped by a date stamp


2 of 2

transitive verb

: to stamp with a date
the post office date-stamps outgoing mail
he date-stamped each letter when he opened it

Word History


Transitive verb

date stamp

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“Date stamp.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Jun. 2024.

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