stamp of approval
Definition of stamp of approval
: an indication of approval She gave the plan her stamp of approval.
Word by Word Definitions
: to pound or crush with a pestle or a heavy instrument
: to strike or beat forcibly with the bottom of the foot
: to bring down (the foot) forcibly
: a device or instrument for stamping
: the impression or mark made by stamping or imprinting
: a distinctive character, indication, or mark
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