Translation of "stamp" - English-Spanish dictionary

stamp

noun uk /stæmp/

A2 a small piece of paper that you buy and stick onto a letter before you post it

sello

a tool for putting a special ink mark on something, or the mark made by it

sello, matasellos
a stamp in a passport
verb uk /stæmp/

to make a mark on something with a tool that you put ink on and press down

sellar
She stamped the date on the invoice.

to put your foot down on the ground hard and quickly, often to show anger

pisar fuerte, golpear
‘No!’ she shouted, stamping her foot.

(Translation of “stamp” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

stamp

verb /stӕmp/

to bring (the foot) down with force (on the ground)

patear
He stamped his foot with rage
She stamped on the insect.

to print or mark on to

estampar
He stamped the date at the top of his letter
The oranges were all stamped with the exporter’s name.

to stick a postage stamp on (a letter etc)

sellar
I’ve addressed the envelope but haven’t stamped it.
stamp out phrasal verb

to put out or extinguish (a fire) by stamping on it

aniquilar
She stamped out the remains of the fire.

to crush (a rebellion etc)

acabar con
The regime are always quick to stamp out any form of protest.

(Translation of “stamp” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)