Search Result:seal

KK Pronunciation

〔 sil 〕


〔 si:l 〕

Overview of noun seal

The noun seal has 9 senses

  • sealing wax, seal -- (fastener consisting of a resinous composition that is plastic when warm; used for sealing documents and parcels and letters)

  • seal, stamp -- (a device incised to make an impression; used to secure a closing or to authenticate documents)

  • seal, sealskin -- (the pelt or fur (especially the underfur) of a seal; "a coat of seal")

  • Navy SEAL, SEAL -- (a member of a Naval Special Warfare unit who is trained for unconventional warfare; "SEAL is an acronym for Sea Air and Land")

  • seal -- (a stamp affixed to a document (as to attest to its authenticity or to seal it); "the warrant bore the sheriff's seal")

  • cachet, seal, seal of approval -- (an indication of approved or superior status)

  • seal -- (a finishing coat applied to exclude moisture)

  • seal -- (fastener that provides a tight and perfect closure)

  • seal -- (any of numerous marine mammals that come on shore to breed; chiefly of cold regions)

Overview of verb seal

The verb seal has 6 senses

  • seal, seal off -- (make tight; secure against leakage; "seal the windows")

  • seal -- (close with or as if with a seal; "She sealed the letter with hot wax")

  • seal -- (decide irrevocably; "sealing dooms")

  • seal -- (affix a seal to; "seal the letter")

  • varnish, seal -- (cover with varnish)

  • seal -- (hunt seals)