英音 [tʃek] 美音 [tʃɛk]
a written order directing a bank to pay money;
"he paid all his bills by check"
an appraisal of the state of affairs;
"they made an assay of the contents"
"a check on its dependability under stress"
the bill in a restaurant;
"he asked the waiter for the check"
the state of inactivity following an interruption;
"the negotiations were in arrest"
"held them in check"
"during the halt he got some lunch"
"the momentary stay enabled him to escape the blow"
"he spent the entire stop in his seat"
additional proof that something that was believed (some fact or hypothesis or theory) is correct;
"fossils provided further confirmation of the evolutionary theory"
the act of inspecting or verifying;
"they made a check of their equipment"
"the pilot ran through the check-out procedure"
a mark indicating that something has been noted or completed etc.;
"as he called the role he put a check mark by each student's name"
something immaterial that interferes with or delays action or progress
a mark left after a small piece has been chopped or broken off of something
a textile pattern of squares or crossed lines (resembling a checkerboard);
"she wore a skirt with checks"
the act of restraining power or action or limiting excess;
"his common sense is a bridle to his quick temper"
obstructing an opponent in ice hockey
(chess) a direct attack on an opponent's king
examine so as to determine accuracy, quality, or condition;
"check the brakes"
"Check out the engine"
make an examination or investigation;
"check into the rumor"
"check the time of the class"
be careful or certain to do something; make certain of something;
"He verified that the valves were closed"
"See that the curtains are closed"
"control the quality of the product"
lessen the intensity of; temper; hold in restraint; hold or keep within limits;
"moderate your alcohol intake"
"hold your tongue"
"hold your temper"
"control your anger"
stop for a moment, as if out of uncertainty or caution;
"She checked for an instant and missed a step"
put a check mark on or near or next to;
"Please check each name on the list"
"tick off the items"
"mark off the units"
slow the growth or development of;
"The brain damage will retard the child's language development"
be verified or confirmed; pass inspection;
"These stories don't check!"
be compatible, similar or consistent; coincide in their characteristics;
"The two stories don't agree in many details"
"The handwriting checks with the signature on the check"
"The suspect's fingerprints don't match those on the gun"
block or impede (a player from the opposing team) in ice hockey
develop (children's) behavior by instruction and practice; especially to teach self-control;
"Parents must discipline their children"
"Is this dog trained?"
consign for shipment on a vehicle;
"check your luggage before boarding"
hand over something to somebody as for temporary safekeeping;
"Check your coat at the door"
abandon the intended prey, turn, and pursue an inferior prey
stop in a chase especially when scent is lost;
"The dog checked"
mark into squares or draw squares on; draw crossed lines on
decline to initiate betting
hold back, as of a danger or an enemy; check the expansion or influence of;
"Arrest the downward trend"
"Check the growth of communism in South East Asia"
"Contain the rebel movement"
"Turn back the tide of communism"
place into check;
"He checked my kings"
write out a check on a bank account
find out, learn, or determine with certainty, usually by making an inquiry or other effort;
"I want to see whether she speaks French"
"See whether it works"
"find out if he speaks Russian"
"Check whether the train leaves on time"
verify by consulting a source or authority;
"check the spelling of this word"
"check your facts"
arrest the motion (of something) abruptly;
"He checked the flow of water by shutting off the main valve"
make cracks or chinks in;
"The heat checked the paint"
become fractured; break or crack on the surface only;
"The glass cracked when it was heated"
checkbook n. <美>支票本(=chequebook);
checked adj. 方格图案的;受阻的;封闭的; v. 检查，核对(check的过去式和过去分词);
checker n. 方格图案; vt. 使（某物）呈现方格图案或不同颜色或不同深浅的方格;
checkerberry n. 鹿蹄草或果实，蔓虎刺的一种，平铺白珠果;
checkerbloom n. 棋盘花;
checkerboard n. 西洋跳棋盘;
checkered adj. 多变的; v. 使（某物）呈现方格图案或不同颜色或不同深浅的方格( checker的过去分词 );
checklist n. 清单;检查表;备忘录;目录册;
checkmate n. （国际象棋）将死;输棋，将死;败局;败北，挫败; vt. 把…将死;使彻底失败;
checkoff n. （资方）代扣工会会费;
checkout n. 检验，校验;结帐;
checkpoint n. 检查站，车站的行李房;
checkrein n. 马缰，控制; vt. 控制;
checkroom n. 衣帽寄放处;
checkup n. 检查，核对;体格检查;
countercheck n. 阻挡，对抗方法，妨碍; vt. 制止，防止，复查;
crosscheck vt. （以不同的方法）核对（计算结果等），核查;
hatcheck adj. 存放衣帽的;
paycheck n. 付薪水的支票，薪水;
diamond check 菱形格子;
check survey 复测;
banker's check n. 银行支票;
check collector 支票兑取人;
check matrix 复核表;
snap check 抽查检验;
check hole 核证导坑;
baggage check n. 行李托管证;
check list n. 核对表;
echo check 返回检查，回波校验;
self-check n. 自我检查;自校验;自检查;
check digit check 检验位检验;
check rate 支票汇率，即期汇票汇率;
transverse check 横向校验法，横向核对;
nainsook check 斜纹格棉布;
snap check 抽查检验;
heart check 心部[中心]裂纹;心裂;
edit check 编辑检查;
rebound check 弹簧减振器;
format check 数据控制程序的检验;
limit check 极限检查，限制核对;