check

  1. a written order directing a bank to pay money
  2. an appraisal of the state of affairs
  3. the bill in a restaurant
  4. the state of inactivity following an interruption
  5. additional proof that something that was believed is true
  6. the act of inspecting or verifying
  7. a mark indicating that something has been noted or completed etc.
  8. a mark left after a small piece has been chopped or br......

    Check

    Decrease in lighting intensity. (UK)

    Check

    [mobile app] Check (formerly Pageonce) is a mobile banking application developed by Check, Inc. Check utilizes proprietary account aggregation technology for secure payment technologies in its mobile applications. Check`s primary service allows users to pay bills and track bank, credit card, investment, and loan transactions and balances th...
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    Check

    Check is an American slang interjection for yes.
    Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/ZC.HTM

    Check

    See split.
    Found on http://www.turningtools.co.uk/glossary/glossary.html

    check

    [n] - a written order directing a bank to pay money 2. [n] - the bill in a restaurant 3. [n] - a textile pattern of squares or crossed lines (resembling a checkerboard) 4. [n] - obstructing an opponent in ice hockey 5. [n] - (chess) a direct attack on an opponent`s king 6. [n] - the act of inspecting or verifying 7. [v]
    Found on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=check

    Check

    (US Currency and Slang) - Restaurant bill. Also, a cheque. In USA you settle a check with bills (ie. dollar bills) but in UK you pay your bills with a cheque!
    Found on http://www.hemyockcastle.co.uk/money.htm

    check

    this means that the player has passed his opportunity to bet first onto the next player. The player doesn't bet, and as another bet has not already been made the player does not have to fold his hand
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20543

    Check

    This is the action referred to when there is no wager open which must be matched and a player does not wish to place a bet. If there is an open wager, it must be called, raised or the player must fold.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20611

    Check

    Check noun [ Middle English chek , Old French eschec , French √©chec , a stop, hindrance, orig. check in the game of chess, plural √©checs chess, through AR., from Pers. shāh king. See Shah , and confer Checkmate , Chess , Checker
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/C/59

    Check

    Check transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Checked ; present participle & verbal noun checking .] 1. (Chess) To make a move which puts an adversary's piece, esp. his king, in check; to put in check. 2. To ...
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/C/59

    Check

    Check intransitive verb To make a stop; to pause; -- with at . « The mind, once jaded by an attempt above its power, either is disabled for the future, or else checks at any vigorous undertaking ever after. Locke. » 2. To clash or interfere. [ R.] Bacon.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/C/59

    Check

    Check adjective Checkered; designed in checks.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/C/59

    check

    chit noun the bill in a restaurant; `he asked the waiter for the check`
    Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=check

    check

    check-out procedure noun the act of inspecting or verifying; `they made a check of their equipment`; `the pilot ran through the check-out procedure`
    Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=check

    Check

    • (n.) A woven or painted design in squares resembling the patten of a checkerboard; one of the squares of such a design; also, cloth having such a figure. • (n.) A written order directing a bank or banker to pay money as therein stated. See Bank check, below. • (n.) The forsaking by a hawk of its proper game to follow other birds. &...
    Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/check/

    check

    (from the article `chess`) ...player moves a piece to a square on which it attacks the enemy king—that is, a square from which it could capture the king if the king is not ...
    Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/c/61

    check

    (from the article `keyboard instrument`) ...possible a short free flight for the hammer, after which the hammer falls so far away from the string that it cannot rebound against it, even when ...
    Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/c/61

    check

    bill of exchange drawn on a bank and payable on demand; it has become the chief form of money in the domestic commerce of developed countries. As a ... [1 related articles]
    Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/c/61

    Check

    Lighting term: to lower the brightness of a lantern (qv) to zero.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21207

    CHECK

    To suffer interference during a race, causing a horse to alter its speed and/or path in a race. A severe check can ruin a horse's chance in a race.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21679

    Check

    [pattern] A check (also checker, Brit: chequer) is a pattern of modified stripes consisting of crossed horizontal and vertical lines forming squares. ==Etymology== The word is derived from the ancient Persian language word shah, meaning `king`, from the oriental game of chess, played on a squared board, particularly from the expression shah...
    Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Check_(pattern)

    Check

    Crack or split that occurs along the grain of wood due to uneven internal pressures. Checking may occur at any time in the life of a piece of furniture, and is usually traceable to a sudden change in temperature and or humidity. Checks may be slowed or stopped using a butterfly inlay.
    Found on http://www.artisansofthevalley.com/comm_gloss3.html

    check

    any contact initiated by a defending player against an opponent to get the puck away from him or slow him down; there are two main types of checks: stick check and body check; these are only allowed against a player in control of the puck or against the last player to control it immediately after he gives it up; checking after too many steps or str...
    Found on http://www.firstbasesports.com/hockey_glossary.html

    check

    A separation of fibres along the grain forming a fissure, but not extending through the piece from face to face. Checks commonly resulting from stresses built up during seasoning. They run radially, across the growth rings
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21113
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