stamp out
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /stamp aʊt/
Verb

stamp out

  1. (transitive) To extinguish by stamping.
  2. (transitive) To get rid of totally; to eradicate.
    Since 1956, Nasution had been trying to stamp out corruption in the Army.
Translations
  • German: ausstanzen, austrampeln
  • Russian: затоптать
Translations


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