Definition of stamp out phrasal verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


stamp out

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Phrasal Verbs
  1. 1to get rid of something that is bad, unpleasant or dangerous, especially by using force or a lot of effort synonym eliminate to stamp out racism
  2. 2to put out a fire by bringing your foot down heavily on it He stamped out the flames before they spread any further.
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