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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary

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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Check, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Checked p. pr. & vb. n. checking.]
 1. Chess To make a move which puts an adversary's piece, esp. his king, in check; to put in check.
 2. To put a sudden restraint upon; to stop temporarily; to hinder; to repress; to curb. Hence, Ice Hockey To obstruct the motion of an opposing player by contacting him with one's body.
    So many clogs to check and retard the headlong course of violence and oppression.   --Burke.
 3. To verify, to guard, to make secure, by means of a mark, token, or other check; to distinguish by a check; to put a mark against (an item) after comparing with an original or a counterpart in order to secure accuracy. Hence, To compare with an original or with some standard, to insure correctness; as, to check an account; to check with a supervisor about procedures.
 4. To chide, rebuke, or reprove.
    The good king, his master, will check him for it.   --Shak.
 5. Naut. To slack or ease off, as a brace which is too stiffly extended.
 6. To make checks or chinks in; to cause to crack; as, the sun checks timber.
 Syn: -- To restrain; curb; bridle; repress; control; hinder; impede; obstruct; interrupt; tally; rebuke; reprove; rebuff.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: held back from some action especially by force [syn: curbed]
      2: patterned with alternating squares of color [syn: checkered,