revenue stamp



a stamp showing that a governmental tax has been paid.

Origin of revenue stamp

First recorded in 1860–65 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for revenue stamp

  • "All I lost was the revenue-stamp on the check," said the Idiot.

    The Idiot at Home|John Kendrick Bangs