38 Definitions of Checks

The definition of checks, the meaning of the word Checks:

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  • n. - A written order directing a bank to pay money
  • n. - An appraisal of the state of affairs
  • n. - The bill in a restaurant
  • n. - The state of inactivity following an interruption
  • n. - Additional proof that something that was believed (some fact or hypothesis or theory) is correct
  • n. - The act of inspecting or verifying
  • n. - A mark indicating that something has been noted or completed etc.
  • n. - Something immaterial that interferes with or delays action or progress
  • n. - A mark left after a small piece has been chopped or broken off of something
  • n. - A textile pattern of squares or crossed lines (resembling a checkerboard)
  • n. - The act of restraining power or action or limiting excess
  • n. - Obstructing an opponent in ice hockey
  • n. - (chess) a direct attack on an opponent's king
  • v. - Examine so as to determine accuracy, quality, or condition
  • v. - Make an examination or investigation
  • v. - Be careful or certain to do something; make certain of something
  • v. - Lessen the intensity of; temper; hold in restraint; hold or keep within limits
  • v. - Stop for a moment, as if out of uncertainty or caution
  • v. - Put a check mark on or near or next to
  • v. - Slow the growth or development of
  • v. - Be verified or confirmed; pass inspection
  • v. - Be compatible, similar or consistent; coincide in their characteristics
  • v. - Block or impede (a player from the opposing team) in ice hockey
  • v. - Develop (children's) behavior by instruction and practice; especially to teach self-control
  • v. - Consign for shipment on a vehicle
  • v. - Hand over something to somebody as for temporary safekeeping
  • v. - Abandon the intended prey, turn, and pursue an inferior prey
  • v. - Stop in a chase especially when scent is lost
  • v. - Mark into squares or draw squares on; draw crossed lines on
  • v. - Decline to initiate betting
  • v. - Hold back, as of a danger or an enemy; check the expansion or influence of
  • v. - Place into check
  • v. - Write out a check on a bank account
  • v. - Find out, learn, or determine with certainty, usually by making an inquiry or other effort
  • v. - Verify by consulting a source or authority
  • v. - Arrest the motion (of something) abruptly
  • v. - Make cracks or chinks in
  • v. - Become fractured; break or crack on the surface only

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Checks is worth 17 points in Scrabble, and 18 points in Words with Friends

There are 6 letters in checks: C C E H K S

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