seal

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Pronunciation[change]

  • (file)

Noun[change]

Singular
seal

Plural
seals

An elephant seal.
Seals are special mammals that live in the water.
  1. A mammal that lives in watch.
    We saw seals at the theme park performing tricks.
  2. A form of signature to represent a person or a company/service.
    Place this seal on your website and it will be trusted by your visitors.

Verb[change]

Plain form
seal

Third-person singular
seals

Past tense
sealed

Past participle
sealed

Present participle
sealing

  1. (transitive) If you seal something, you close it tightly.
    I sealed the bag tightly before putting it into my suitcase.
    The room was sealed so no one could enter it.
  2. (transitive) If you seal, you hunt seals.
    Many countries have made it illegal to seal.