Translation of "seal" - English-Japanese dictionary


noun uk /siːl/ us /sil/

an animal with smooth fur that eats fish and lives near the sea

アザラシ, オットセイ

a thin piece of material such as paper or plastic that has to be broken to open a container, envelope, etc.


something fixed around the edge of an opening to prevent liquid or gas flowing through it

verb uk /siːl/ us /sil/

to close an entrance or container so that air or liquid cannot enter or leave it

~を密封する, 密閉する
She sealed the bottle.

to close a letter or parcel by sticking the edges together

Seal the package with tape.
He sealed the envelope and put a stamp on it.

(Translation of “seal” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)