rubber stamp

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n rubber stamp routine authorization of an action without questions
    • n rubber stamp a stamp (usually made of rubber) for imprinting a mark or design by hand
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Usage

In literature:

Rubber stamps hold infinite possibilities of entertainment.
"The Wide Awake Girls in Winsted" by Katharine Ellis Barrett
She stood in hesitation, then she stamped her rubber-soled foot petulantly.
"My Brave and Gallant Gentleman" by Robert Watson
The name of variety and our trade-mark is put on the barrel with stencil or rubber stamp.
"The Apple" by Various
INK FOR RUBBER STAMPS.
"Paper and Printing Recipes" by J. Sawtelle Ford
It saves a lot of reading, and I think of getting a set of rubber stamps to do the pictures with.
"Ewing\'s Lady" by Harry Leon Wilson
At five o'clock John Dene returned and signed the letters with a rubber stamp, which he had recently adopted.
"John Dene of Toronto" by Herbert Jenkins
He could use a rubber stamp.
"Pitching in a Pinch" by Christy Mathewson
Believe you me, before I was done I quite see why President Wilson used a rubber stamp!
"Believe You Me!" by Nina Wilcox Putnam
This is nothing more than a sheet of heavy rubber fabric, stamped so that molds are formed.
"Candy-Making Revolutionized" by Mary Elizabeth Hall
A locally made rubber-stamp cancellation found in several sub-varieties.
"The Postage Stamp in War" by Fred. J. Melville
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In news:

' Wickedly Perfect' Rubber Stamping.
If you thought that using rubber stamps were just for kids, Kimberly Kennedy is here to prove you wrong.
Francine uses a rubber-stamping technique in her art that is reminiscent of Chinese xylography .
Zaire 's rubber stamp parliament last weekend elected a new president.
Both parties lock in on the terms and figures, and the whole deal gets rubber-stamped by the legislators.
Dotcom 's defense campaign won a boost when a New Zealand judge refused to rubber-stamp US prosecutors' request for extradition.
Dotcom's defense campaign won a boost when a New Zealand judge refused to rubber-stamp US prosecutors' request for extradition.
William Mann doesn't settle for the obvious, the given, the rubber stamp.
Governance expert describes the continuum of board oversight styles, from rubber-stamping to micromanaging.
Items Tagged with ' rubber -stamping'.
Governance expert describes the continuum of board oversight styles, from rubber -stamping to micromanaging.
Tim Kaine will be a rubber stamp for President Obama.
George Allen will be a rubber stamp for oil companies.
Not only do they carry all the rubber stamps you'd care to own, this shop is filled with many other must-have cropping goodies.
Simply by using rubber stamps , a person can design greeting cards, photo frames, scrapbooks and the list goes on.
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