stamp (n.) Old form(s): stampe
impression, mark, imprint
1H4 IV.i.4[Hotspur to Douglas] a soldier of this season's stamp
Cor I.vi.23[Cominius to Messenger, of Martius] He has the stamp of Martius
Cor II.ii.105[Cominius to all, of Coriolanus] His sword, death's stamp, / Where it did mark, it took from face to foot
Cym V.v.367[Belarius to Cymbeline, of Guiderius' mole] This is he, / Who hath upon him still that natural stamp
Ham I.iv.31[Hamlet to Horatio, of certain men] Carrying, I say, the stamp of one defect ... / Shall in the general censure take corruption / From that particular fault
Ham III.iv.169[Hamlet to Gertrude] For use almost can change the stamp of nature
MV II.ix.39[Arragon to himself] who shall ... be honourable / Without the stamp of merit
R3 I.iii.255[Queen Margaret to Dorset] Your fire-new stamp of honour is scarce current
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