Stamp out - definition, transcription

Amer.  |ˈstæmp ˈaʊt|
Brit.  |stæmp ˈaʊt|

verb

- end or extinguish by forceful means (syn: kill)

Examples

Be sure to stamp the fire out, and then cover it with earth just in case.

The government is determined to stamp out crime in the big cities.

This machine can stamp out 20,000 coins a day.

obscenity laws that aimed to stamp out smut

We aim to stamp out poverty in our lifetimes.

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