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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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This investigation highlighted several areas that can help officials recognize stale-dated check fraud.
The ramifications of a few bounced checks go beyond paying overdraft fees, says Raymond H.
Check cashers and other low-end financial service providers don't exist because of some market failure, or because poor people suffer from false financial consciousness.
Mary Trigg, a spokeswoman for Wells Fargo, said more people are using debit cards because of the convenience of carrying the card in a wallet and the ability to check your balance immediately online.
The mere fact that the uncertified check was conditioned upon the check being honored by the bank did not preclude it from being the downpayment required by the contract.
Captovation develops check capture software for financial institutions.
Many banks don't charge a fee or the fee is nominal if you use their debit or check card.
People buy spreads for a variety of uses, including welfare, check immigration, and tax frauds.
Right now, it handles about a quarter of all the checks written in this country.
The Consumer Guide to Check 21 and Substitute Checks describes ways that consumers may be affected by the new law and provides information on ways to resolve problems associated with the receipt of substitute checks.
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.
The extended acceptance period for Check Point's cash tender offer to acquire Protect Data expired on February 7, 2007.
Louis no longer processes checks, and banks served by that office for check-processing purposes have been reassigned to the Reserve Bank's Memphis office.