Character 5
Hyphenation check
Pronunciations /t͡ʃɛk/

Definitions and meanings of "Check"

What do we mean by check?

The act or an instance of inspecting or testing something, as for accuracy or quality. noun

A standard for inspecting or evaluating; a test. noun

A check mark. noun

A ticket or slip of identification. noun

A bill at a restaurant or bar. noun

A chip or counter used in gambling. noun

Something that stops or slows down motion, action, or expression; a restraint. noun

The condition of being stopped or held back; restraint. noun

A stopping or slowing down of something. noun

The act of blocking or impeding an opponent with the puck in ice hockey, either with one's body or one's stick. noun

A written order to a bank to pay the amount specified from funds on deposit; a draft. noun

A pattern of small squares, as on a chessboard. noun

One of the squares of such a pattern. noun

A fabric patterned with squares. noun

A move in chess that directly attacks an opponent's king but does not constitute a checkmate. noun

A situation in which the king is directly threatened by an opposing piece.

An inspection or examination.

A control; a limit or stop.

A mark (especially a checkmark: ✓) used as an indicator.

An order to a bank to pay money to a named person or entity.

A bill, particularly in a restaurant.

A maneuver performed by a player to take another player out of the play.

A token used instead of cash in gaming machines, or in gambling generally.

A lengthwise separation through the growth rings in wood.

A mark, certificate or token by which errors may be prevented, or a thing or person may be identified.

The forsaking by a hawk of its proper game to follow other birds.

A small chink or crack.

Synonyms and Antonyms for Check

The word "check" in example sentences

"In": "Out" tooltip % check% if check = out; I dunno how redraw with DllCall ... ❋ Unknown (2009)

Fixed: Potential problem where ImgBurn might check for updates more often than it should do because the \'last update check\ 'value isn\'t parsed correctly due to regional settings. ❋ Unknown (2009)

Yes | No | Report from stephensfamily@ ... wrote 9 weeks 3 days ago keeping those dogs in check is always a good deal. ❋ Unknown (2009)

The only way we can keep Koch in check is to keep exposing these fake grassroots organizations. ❋ Unknown (2010)

Leaders Without a Title check their egos at the front door every morning before they walk into work. ❋ Robin Sharma (2010)

The only way to keep that behavior in check is for an informed consumer to not buy their products when a business crosses the line. ❋ Unknown (2008)

One of our popular breakfasts while trying to keep our weight and memory in check is by eating blueberries. ❋ Unknown (2007)

Create milestones, when you have no boss you have to create one, and one of the best way to keep any entrepreneur in check is with milestones and timeframes. ❋ Unknown (2006)

Following a doctor's advice on how to keep diabetes in check is always the best course of action. ❋ Unknown (2005)

"Basketball is an emotional game, but you have to keep your emotions in check from a reasonable standpoint," Davis said. ❋ Unknown (2004)

Seattle in check from the fifth through the eighth. ❋ Unknown (2001)

Showing off the next-gen side of the title check out the PC, PS3 and Xbox 360 paranormal-extermination beauty. ❋ Unknown (2009)

And if checking in and out of too many places has taken a physical toll, entertainment might be forfeited for another plan incorporating the word check. ❋ Leslie Dunton-Downer (2010)

Or, maybe it could be that they demanded him to come with a check is his hand because we are past due? ❋ Unknown (2009)

For instance, see these statements from the aforementioned chapter 5 of Descent … (a healthy tribute to the father of eugenics, Francis Galton) as to whether or not such a check is actually in place: ❋ Unknown (2007)

A simple way to check is to swap SIMS with a T-mobile user. ❋ Unknown (2007)

If the fashion desk ever finds themselves discussing ugly footwear, it's a safe bet Crocs will be among the first brands to get a name check. ❋ Unknown (2012)

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