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Synonyms for check

Synonyms for check

a precise list of fees or charges

to prevent the occurrence or continuation of a movement, action, or operation

to prevent from accomplishing a purpose

to subject to a procedure that ascertains effectiveness, value, proper function, or other quality

to subject to a test of knowledge or skill

to be compatible or in correspondence

check in: to come to a particular place

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an appraisal of the state of affairs

the bill in a restaurant

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the state of inactivity following an interruption

additional proof that something that was believed (some fact or hypothesis or theory) is correct

the act of inspecting or verifying

a mark indicating that something has been noted or completed etc.

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a mark left after a small piece has been chopped or broken off of something

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a textile pattern of squares or crossed lines (resembling a checkerboard)

the act of restraining power or action or limiting excess

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obstructing an opponent in ice hockey

(chess) a direct attack on an opponent's king

make an examination or investigation

stop for a moment, as if out of uncertainty or caution

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slow the growth or development of

be verified or confirmed

block or impede (a player from the opposing team) in ice hockey

develop (children's) behavior by instruction and practice

consign for shipment on a vehicle

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hand over something to somebody as for temporary safekeeping

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abandon the intended prey, turn, and pursue an inferior prey

stop in a chase especially when scent is lost

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mark into squares or draw squares on

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decline to initiate betting

hold back, as of a danger or an enemy

place into check

write out a check on a bank account

find out, learn, or determine with certainty, usually by making an inquiry or other effort

verify by consulting a source or authority

arrest the motion (of something) abruptly

make cracks or chinks in

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become fractured

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The investigation presented at the beginning of this article determined that many municipalities broadly interpret public information or open-government requests to include providing stale-dated check data.
While Check 21 may cause a few hassles in the beginning, it basically forces you to adjust your money management skills to ensure cash flow.
Greedy check cashers and payday lenders rushed into fill the void.
To report a bad check to the district attorney, merchants are required to document at least one attempt to collect from the rubber-check writer.
The Appellate Division ruled that it is clear from the language of the contract that the parties intended to allow for the payment of the downpayment by uncertified personal check.
As we look to grow our Check Capture customer base, it makes sense to work with a market leading, reputable company like Panini and provide support for their My Vision X scanner," said Ken Peterka, Captovation's President and CEO.
The Board's proposed amendments: (1) set forth the requirements of the Check 21 Act that apply to banks; (2) provide a model disclosure and model notices relating to substitute checks; and (3) set forth bank endorsement and identification requirements for substitute checks.
A line of credit is lending approved by your bank, up to a certain amount of money, and usually requires a credit check.
Frequent check fraud attacks against a particular bank may result from its location, inadequate internal controls, or marketing strategies that present opportunities to savvy check fraud artists.
They point out that most check fraud involves forged signatures - something only the originating bank can identify, not the clearing house.
Digital Check scanners are known throughout the industry for producing the highest quality check images," stated John Gainer, Digital Check executive vice president.
Under Check 21, banks would be able to stop the flow of paper checks, process them electronically, and create machine-readable substitute checks--paper copies of the front and back of original checks--when a paper check is needed.
Does the check have an improper federal routing number when checked against the city and state where the financial institution is located.
These companies reported check and credit card fraud as their most problematic losses during 1994.