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1 a perceptible trace left by pressure
  • a stamp left in the mud by some prehistoric beast

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2 something that sets apart an individual from others of the same kind
  • virtually without exception Van Gogh's portraits bear the stamp of genius

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Synonyms & Antonyms of stamp (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to move heavily or clumsily
  • stamping around in oversized boots

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2 to tread on heavily so as to crush or injure
  • stamped the grass down in a circle

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The first known use of stamp was in the 13th century

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“Stamp.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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