stamp of approval

Definition of stamp of approval

  1. :  an indication of approval She gave the plan her stamp of approval.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  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

  1. :  a device or instrument for stamping

    :  the impression or mark made by stamping or imprinting

    :  a distinctive character, indication, or mark

  1. :  an act or instance of approving something :  approbation

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