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phrasal verb [transitive] British
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present tense
I/you/we/theystamp on
he/she/itstamps on
present participlestamping on
past tensestamped on
past participlestamped on

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  1. 1
    stamp on something to stop something by taking determined action

    The footballing authorities will stamp on any violent behaviour on the field.

  2. 2
    stamp on someone to stop someone in a very unfair or cruel way from doing something

    They will stamp on anyone who gets in their way.

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