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British English: /stamp/
American English: /stæmp/

Translation of stamp in German:

transitive verb

  • 1
    (impress, imprint something on)
    stamp something on something
    etwas auf etwas Akk. [auf]stempeln
    stamp envelopes with something
    etwas auf Umschläge drucken
  • 2stamp one's foot/feet
    mit dem Fuß/den Füßen stampfen
    stamp the snow from one's boots
    den Schnee von den Stiefeln stampfen
    stamp the floor or ground [in anger/with rage]
    [ärgerlich/wütend] auf den Boden stampfen
  • 3 (put postage stamp on)
    stamped addressed envelope
    frankierter Rückumschlag
  • 4 (mentally) See examples:stamp oneself/itself or become or be stamped on somebody['s memory or mind]
    sich jemandem fest einprägen
  • 6 (flatten) See examples:stamp flat
    platt stampfen od. treten
    (Schachtel, Dose)
    stamp down
    feststampfen od. -treten
    (Erde, Schnee, Steine)

intransitive verb


  • 2
    (instrument for stamping, mark)
    Stempel, der
  • 3 [figurative] (characteristic) See examples:bear the stamp of genius/greatness
    Genialität/Größe erkennen lassen
    leave one's stamp on something
    einer Sache seinen Stempel aufdrücken
  • 4 [figurative]
    [Menschen]schlag, der
    men of his stamp
    Menschen seines Schlages od. seiner Prägung

Phrasal verbs

stamp on

transitive verb 1 (crush)
(Insekt, Dose)
stamp on somebody's foot
jemandem auf den Fuß treten
durchgreifen gegen
stamp 1 1, → stamp 1 4

stamp out

transitive verb 1 (eliminate)
(Aufstand, Feuer)
(Opposition, Widerstand)
(cut out)

Definition of stamp in:

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