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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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To watch Grace's story and learn more about the benefits of regular check-ups for kids, visit Kaiser Permanente Care Stories at kp.
For the first time the free check-ups will be activated across the entire GCC, over a course of twelve months, making this our biggest initiative to date" added Faruqi.
The procedure itself is simple, with check-ups booked on appointment through Volkswagen Middle East partner in each market.
In south Lebanon, however, many have adopted illicit methods -- such as borrowing car parts from local lenders -- in order to pass these check-ups.
Newcastle University students are expanding their services by offering free check-ups on Tyneside for 600 more people at the city's Dental Hospital.
Almost no plans in Mexico will pay for regular check-ups, and Jauregui said insurers have not been very receptive to suggestions from doctors that they add check-ups to their health packages.
That is why health professionals advise women to have regular check-ups.
A spokesman for NHS Greater Glasgow admitted: "A senior doctor has reviewed the records of patients who had been due to attend for check-ups over the next few months and identified those considered to be at low risk.
At your check-up, your doctor may find something that requires refitting with a new lens or requires modifying your wearing schedule.
COVENTRY dental patients are being urged to use caution over check-ups and treatments after a national report said people were spending millions on needless care.
It was at his annual health check-up shortly after she passed away that doctors first noticed his enlarged prostate.
Fallowtrack director Kevin Wheeler (left) and Rob Jones, divisional manager, who are offering firms a Cannock Chamber of Commerce computer network check-up
Under the initiative peo-ple whose family origins are black African, black Caribbean, Indian, Pakistani or Bangladeshi, people with sight in only one eye, people with a hearing impairment, or people suffering from retinitis pigmentosa are entitled to a free check-up.
Attari (Punjab), June 9 (ANI): A team of specialists and physicians have been assigned by the government at Attari border railway station to screen and conduct health check-up of the passengers arriving from Pakistan.