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Synonyms for seal
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sealing wax, seal(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    stamp, sealskin, sealing wax, seal of approval, cachet

    Antonyms:
    unseal

  2. seal, stamp(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    postage, tender, cachet, impression, mould, revenue stamp, mold, cast, stamp, pestle, sealskin, seal of approval, postage stamp, legal tender, sealing wax

    Antonyms:
    unseal

  3. seal, sealskin(noun)

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

    "a coat of seal"

    Synonyms:
    stamp, sealskin, sealing wax, seal of approval, cachet

    Antonyms:
    unseal

  4. Navy SEAL, SEAL(noun)

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

    "SEAL is an acronym for Sea Air and Land"

    Synonyms:
    stamp, sealskin, sealing wax, seal of approval, cachet

    Antonyms:
    unseal

  5. seal(noun)

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

    "the warrant bore the sheriff's seal"

    Synonyms:
    stamp, sealskin, sealing wax, seal of approval, cachet

    Antonyms:
    unseal

  6. cachet, seal, seal of approval(noun)

    an indication of approved or superior status

    Synonyms:
    lettre de cachet, stamp, seal of approval, sealing wax, cachet, sealskin

    Antonyms:
    unseal

  7. seal(noun)

    a finishing coat applied to exclude moisture

    Synonyms:
    stamp, sealskin, sealing wax, seal of approval, cachet

    Antonyms:
    unseal

  8. seal(noun)

    fastener that provides a tight and perfect closure

    Synonyms:
    stamp, sealskin, sealing wax, seal of approval, cachet

    Antonyms:
    unseal

  9. seal(verb)

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

    Synonyms:
    stamp, sealskin, sealing wax, seal of approval, cachet

    Antonyms:
    unseal

  10. seal, seal off(verb)

    make tight; secure against leakage

    "seal the windows"

    Synonyms:
    varnish, blockade, seal off

    Antonyms:
    unseal

  11. seal(verb)

    close with or as if with a seal

    "She sealed the letter with hot wax"

    Synonyms:
    varnish, seal off

    Antonyms:
    unseal

  12. seal(verb)

    decide irrevocably

    "sealing dooms"

    Synonyms:
    varnish, seal off

    Antonyms:
    unseal

  13. seal(verb)

    affix a seal to

    "seal the letter"

    Synonyms:
    varnish, seal off

    Antonyms:
    unseal

  14. varnish, seal(verb)

    cover with varnish

    Synonyms:
    varnish, seal off

    Antonyms:
    unseal

  15. seal(verb)

    hunt seals

    Synonyms:
    varnish, seal off

    Antonyms:
    unseal

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. seal

    Synonyms:
    close, fasten, confirm, sanction, ratify

    Antonyms:
    unseal, unclose, open, annul, cancel, abrogate, disratify, disaffirm, contravene

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. seal(n.)

    Synonyms:
    stamp

  2. seal(n.)

    Synonyms:
    attestation, authentication, confirmation

  3. seal(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    close, fasten, secure

  4. seal(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    confirm, ratify, authenticate, attest

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. seal(n)

    Associated words:
    rookery, pup

  2. seal(n)

    Synonyms:
    signet, assurance, ratification, attestation, authentication, confirmation, cachet (seal of a letter), breloque (jewel)

    Associated words:
    sphragistics, sigillography, sigillate

  3. seal(v)

    Synonyms:
    ratify, authenticate, confirm, attest

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    seals, sealing, stamp, sealed, foca, leakproofness, retainer, sceaux, board, bucket, hallmark

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. SEAL

    Synonyms:
    Simple and Effective Arterial Closure

How to pronounce seal?

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US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say seal in sign language?

  1. seal

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How to use seal in a sentence?

  1. Damon Runyon:

    One of these days in your travels, a guy is going to come up to you and show you a nice brand-new deck of cards on which the seal is not yet broken, and this guy is going to offer to bet you that he can make the Jack of Spades jump out of the deck and squirt cider in your ear. But, son, do not bet this man, for as sure as you are standing there, you are going to end up with an earful of cider.

  2. Adam Kurtz:

    Violations are usually the result of things like tourists wanting to get a good, close picture with a seal or a thrill-seeker trying to get a rush, but it’s really frustrating when you see people harass these animals.

  3. Charles Littnan:

    This is a good example that no matter how well studied or watched an animal is, it is always going to present The HMSRP with something The HMSRP have never seen before, sometimes it is an amazing demonstration of intelligence or physical ability, sometimes it is a juvenile seal with an eel stuck in its nostril.

  4. Eugène Delacroix:

    I live in company with a body, a silent companion, exacting and eternal. He it is who notes that individuality which is the seal of the weakness of our race. My soul has wings, but the brutal jailer is strict.

  5. Jesus Seade:

    This is difficult ... even more so between two nations trying to seal a wonderful trade deal. The best trade deal in history according to Trump himself and suddenly he throws this in the way.


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