check

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 [ˈtʃɛk]


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check

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
v
  1. check the [date, time] (of)
  2. check the [information, facts, details]
  3. check your [math, numbers, figures, bill]
  4. check [it, your work] for [errors, typos, mistakes]
  5. check the [car, phone line, air conditioning unit] (for faults)
  6. I'll check my [diary, calendar]
  7. check (it) carefully
  8. check your privilege
  9. check for [lice, bed bugs, errors]
  10. check in advance
  11. checked to [make sure, see if]
  12. check that you [have, haven't, can]
  13. check with [your parents, the seller, the bill payer]
  14. check back with me [tomorrow, in a week]
  15. check off the items on a [list, shopping list]
  16. [have, get] my eyes checked
  17. doctor checked me over
  18. check in at the [hotel, airport]
  19. checked in our coats
  20. thanks for checking in (with me)
  21. check in on your [students, children]
  22. (when you) check [in, out]
  23. check out of [the hotel, your room]
  24. check out a [book, movie, CD] from the library
  25. check out my new [shoes, car, haircut]
  26. [he, a girl] was checking me out
  27. sexually explicit: check her [ass, tits, body] out
  28. sexually explicit: check out her (ass)
  29. [are you, keep] checking up on me
n
  1. a [quick, brief, final, thorough] check
  2. [local, out-of-state] checks
  3. [alcohol, drugs, random, spot, quality control] checks
  4. [ran, performed] a [virus, record, personal] check
  5. [run] a quick check on your [criminal, employment] history
  6. need a price check (on)
  7. the [hat, coat, bag, baggage] check
  8. ask for the check
  9. brought over the check
  10. paid the check
  11. [offered, tried] to pay the check
  12. ran out on the check
  13. do you [take] checks (here)?
  14. do not [take, accept] checks
  15. pay [by, with a] check
  16. [wrote, made] out a check for [$100]
  17. [wrote] the check out (to)
  18. make the check payable to
  19. wrote a bad check
  20. the check bounced
  21. my check was returned
  22. put a check next to the [answer, name]
  23. put [him, her queen, his opponent] in check
  24. put [him] into check
  25. keep it in check
  26. a pattern of checks
  27. patterned [with, in] checks
n as adj
  1. (put) a check mark [in, next to]
  2. go to a check cashing store
adj
  1. a check [shirt, tablecloth, fabric, dress, pattern]
  2. a check [valve, stopper]
additional examples
  1. check the [date, time] (of)
  2. a [quick, brief, final, thorough] check
  3. (put) a check mark [in, next to]
  4. a check [shirt, tablecloth, fabric, dress, pattern]
  5. check the [information, facts, details]
  6. [local, out-of-state] checks
  7. go to a check cashing store
  8. a check [valve, stopper]
  9. check your [math, numbers, figures, bill]
  10. [alcohol, drugs, random, spot, quality control] checks
  11. the [hat, coat, bag] -check [assistant, lady, guy]
  12. check [it, your work] for [errors, typos, mistakes]
  13. [ran, performed] a [virus, record, personal] check
  14. check the [car, phone line, air conditioning unit] (for faults)
  15. [run] a quick check on your [criminal, employment] history
  16. I'll check my [diary, calendar]
  17. need a price check (on)
  18. check (it) carefully
  19. the [hat, coat, bag, baggage] check
  20. check your privilege
  21. ask for the check
  22. check for [lice, bed bugs, errors]
  23. brought over the check
  24. check in advance
  25. paid the check
  26. checked to [make sure, see if]
  27. [offered, tried] to pay the check
  28. check that you [have, haven't, can]
  29. ran out on the check
  30. check with [your parents, the seller, the bill payer]
  31. do you [take] checks (here)?
  32. check back with me [tomorrow, in a week]
  33. do not [take, accept] checks
  34. check off the items on a [list, shopping list]
  35. pay [by, with a] check
  36. [have, get] my eyes checked
  37. [wrote, made] out a check for [$100]
  38. doctor checked me over
  39. [wrote] the check out (to)
  40. check in at the [hotel, airport]
  41. make the check payable to
  42. checked in our coats
  43. wrote a bad check
  44. thanks for checking in (with me)
  45. the check bounced
  46. check in on your [students, children]
  47. my check was returned
  48. (when you) check [in, out]
  49. put a check next to the [answer, name]
  50. check out of [the hotel, your room]
  51. put [him, her queen, his opponent] in check
  52. check out a [book, movie, CD] from the library
  53. put [him] into check
  54. check out my new [shoes, car, haircut]
  55. keep it in check
  56. [he, a girl] was checking me out
  57. a pattern of checks
  58. sexually explicit: check her [ass, tits, body] out
  59. patterned [with, in] checks
  60. sexually explicit: check out her (ass)
  61. [are you, keep] checking up on me
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