stamp on

phrasal verb

stamped on; stamping on; stamps on
: to step heavily on (something) with one's foot
She accidentally stamped on my toe.
: to end (something) in a forceful way
The city council stamped on any efforts to build a liquor store.

Examples of stamp on in a Sentence

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“Stamp on.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 May. 2024.

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