Definitions for seal

Definitions for (noun) seal

Main entry: seal

Definition: any of numerous marine mammals that come on shore to breed; chiefly of cold regions

Main entry: seal, stamp

Definition: a device incised to make an impression; used to secure a closing or to authenticate documents

Main entry: seal

Definition: fastener that provides a tight and perfect closure

Main entry: seal

Definition: a finishing coat applied to exclude moisture

Main entry: seal, sealing wax

Definition: fastener consisting of a resinous composition that is plastic when warm; used for sealing documents and parcels and letters

Main entry: seal, seal of approval, cachet

Definition: an indication of approved or superior status

Main entry: seal

Definition: a stamp affixed to a document (as to attest to its authenticity or to seal it)

Usage: the warrant bore the sheriff's seal

Main entry: Navy SEAL, SEAL

Definition: a member of a Naval Special Warfare unit who is trained for unconventional warfare

Usage: SEAL is an acronym for Sea Air and Land

Main entry: seal, sealskin

Definition: the pelt or fur (especially the underfur) of a seal

Usage: a coat of seal

Definitions for (verb) seal

Main entry: seal

Definition: decide irrevocably

Usage: sealing dooms

Main entry: seal

Definition: hunt seals

Main entry: varnish, seal

Definition: cover with varnish

Main entry: seal

Definition: close with or as if with a seal

Usage: She sealed the letter with hot wax

Main entry: seal, seal off

Definition: make tight; secure against leakage

Usage: seal the windows

Main entry: seal

Definition: affix a seal to

Usage: seal the letter

Visual thesaurus for seal