put the seal on (something)

put the seal on (something)
put/set the seal on (something) slightly formal to make something certain or complete.

The ambassador's visit set the seal on the trade agreement between the two countries.


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  • set the seal on something — set/put/the seal on something british phrase to make something definite West Indies put the seal on another glorious cricket season with their victory against England. Thesaurus: to become more definite, or to make something more definitesynonym… …   Useful english dictionary

  • set the seal on (something) — put/set the seal on (something) slightly formal to make something certain or complete. The ambassador s visit set the seal on the trade agreement between the two countries …   New idioms dictionary

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  • seal — I [[t]si͟ːl[/t]] CLOSING ♦♦♦ seals, sealing, sealed (Please look at category 11 to see if the expression you are looking for is shown under another headword.) 1) VERB When you seal an envelope, you close it by folding part of it over and sticking …   English dictionary

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  • seal — Ⅰ. seal [1] ► NOUN 1) a device or substance used to join two things together or make something impervious. 2) a piece of wax or lead with an individual design stamped into it, attached to a document as a guarantee of authenticity. 3) a… …   English terms dictionary

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