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Synonyms for checktʃɛk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. check, bank check, cheque(noun)

    a written order directing a bank to pay money

    "he paid all his bills by check"

    Synonyms:
    impediment, baulk, cheque, stay, confirmation, bridle, tick, hitch, chip, handicap, assay, stoppage, balk, curb, check-out procedure, bank check, tab, chit, halt, deterrent, check mark, hinderance, hindrance, substantiation, stop, arrest, verification, checkout, check

  2. assay, check(noun)

    an appraisal of the state of affairs

    "they made an assay of the contents"; "a check on its dependability under stress"

    Synonyms:
    impediment, baulk, cheque, stay, confirmation, bridle, tick, hitch, chip, handicap, assay, stoppage, balk, check, check-out procedure, bank check, tab, chit, curb, halt, deterrent, check mark, hinderance, hindrance, substantiation, stop, arrest, verification, checkout

  3. check, chit, tab(noun)

    the bill in a restaurant

    "he asked the waiter for the check"

    Synonyms:
    hitch, verification, tabloid, stoppage, hindrance, halt, chip, tab, handicap, arrest, tick, check-out procedure, confirmation, check mark, impediment, cheque, pill, baulk, checkout, hinderance, lozenge, curb, chit, stop, substantiation, stay, tablet, yellow journalism, deterrent, balk, tab key, bank check, assay, bridle, check

  4. arrest, check, halt, hitch, stay, stop, stoppage(noun)

    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"

    Synonyms:
    hitch, verification, enlistment, limp, full stop, stoppage, apprehension, hindrance, halt, impediment, chip, tab, interference, handicap, arrest, tick, check-out procedure, occlusion, confirmation, point, freeze, check mark, pinch, cheque, block, tour of duty, stop consonant, baulk, term of enlistment, diaphragm, checkout, taking into custody, duty tour, hinderance, hobble, blockage, curb, chit, stop, layover, rub, occlusive, plosive, collar, plosive speech sound, period, substantiation, stay, hang-up, tour, deterrent, encumbrance, catch, balk, stopover, plosive consonant, preventive, incumbrance, bank check, full point, preventative, snag, assay, bridle, closure, check

  5. confirmation, verification, check, substantiation(noun)

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

    "fossils provided further confirmation of the evolutionary theory"

    Synonyms:
    impediment, baulk, cheque, stay, confirmation, bridle, tick, hitch, proof, chip, handicap, assay, ratification, balk, check, check-out procedure, bank check, stoppage, tab, chit, curb, halt, deterrent, check mark, hinderance, hindrance, substantiation, stop, arrest, verification, checkout, validation

  6. check, checkout, check-out procedure(noun)

    the act of inspecting or verifying

    "they made a check of their equipment"; "the pilot ran through the check-out procedure"

    Synonyms:
    impediment, checkout time, baulk, cheque, stay, confirmation, bridle, tick, hitch, chip, handicap, assay, stoppage, balk, curb, check-out procedure, bank check, tab, chit, halt, deterrent, check mark, hinderance, hindrance, substantiation, stop, arrest, checkout counter, verification, checkout, check

  7. check mark, check, tick(noun)

    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"

    Synonyms:
    impediment, baulk, cheque, stay, confirmation, bridle, ticking, tick, hitch, chip, handicap, assay, stoppage, balk, check, check-out procedure, bank check, tab, chit, curb, halt, deterrent, check mark, hinderance, hindrance, substantiation, stop, arrest, verification, checkout

  8. hindrance, hinderance, deterrent, impediment, balk, baulk, check, handicap(noun)

    something immaterial that interferes with or delays action or progress

    Synonyms:
    hitch, verification, impedimenta, stoppage, hindrance, disability, halt, chip, tab, handicap, arrest, tick, check-out procedure, confirmation, impairment, check mark, impediment, rafter, obstruction, baulk, checkout, hinderance, curb, chit, stop, disablement, cheque, obstructer, substantiation, stay, obstructor, deterrent, encumbrance, balk, preventive, incumbrance, bank check, preventative, interference, assay, bridle, check

  9. check, chip(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    hitch, verification, stoppage, hindrance, halt, chip, tab, handicap, bit, arrest, flake, check-out procedure, chipping, confirmation, check mark, impediment, cheque, splintering, poker chip, baulk, checkout, microchip, silicon chip, buffalo chip, hinderance, fleck, curb, chit, stop, potato chip, microprocessor chip, substantiation, scrap, stay, micro chip, deterrent, tick, balk, cow chip, cow dung, bank check, chip shot, crisp, assay, bridle, check

  10. check(noun)

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

    "she wore a skirt with checks"

    Synonyms:
    impediment, baulk, cheque, stay, confirmation, bridle, tick, hitch, chip, handicap, assay, stoppage, balk, curb, check-out procedure, bank check, tab, chit, halt, deterrent, check mark, hinderance, hindrance, substantiation, stop, arrest, verification, checkout

  11. bridle, check, curb(noun)

    the act of restraining power or action or limiting excess

    "his common sense is a bridle to his quick temper"

    Synonyms:
    impediment, baulk, cheque, stay, confirmation, bridle, tick, hitch, curb bit, chip, handicap, assay, stoppage, balk, check, check-out procedure, kerb, bank check, tab, chit, curbing, halt, deterrent, check mark, hinderance, hindrance, substantiation, stop, arrest, verification, curb, checkout

  12. check(noun)

    obstructing an opponent in ice hockey

    Synonyms:
    impediment, baulk, cheque, stay, confirmation, bridle, tick, hitch, chip, handicap, assay, stoppage, balk, curb, check-out procedure, bank check, tab, chit, halt, deterrent, check mark, hinderance, hindrance, substantiation, stop, arrest, verification, checkout

  13. check(verb)

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

    Synonyms:
    impediment, baulk, cheque, stay, confirmation, bridle, tick, hitch, chip, handicap, assay, stoppage, balk, curb, check-out procedure, bank check, tab, chit, halt, deterrent, check mark, hinderance, hindrance, substantiation, stop, arrest, verification, checkout

  14. check, check up on, look into, check out, suss out, check over, go over, check into(verb)

    examine so as to determine accuracy, quality, or condition

    "check the brakes"; "Check out the engine"

    Synonyms:
    fall over, checker, check, cheque, moderate, mark, watch, look into, crack, check up on, arrest, go over, tick off, match, tick, go off, fit, hold back, stop, ascertain, feel out, determine, assure, find out, agree, turn back, check into, train, break, come off, control, check off, check out, learn, curb, hold, survey, see to it, see, chequer, discipline, mark off, sound out, tally, ensure, hold in, suss out, contain, run down, check over, review, jibe, investigate, condition, retard, delay, correspond, insure, gibe

  15. check(verb)

    make an examination or investigation

    "check into the rumor"; "check the time of the class"

    Synonyms:
    checker, moderate, mark, watch, look into, crack, check up on, arrest, go over, tick off, match, tick, fit, hold back, stop, ascertain, determine, assure, find out, agree, turn back, check into, train, break, control, check off, check out, learn, curb, hold, see to it, see, chequer, discipline, mark off, tally, ensure, hold in, suss out, contain, check over, jibe, condition, retard, delay, correspond, insure, gibe

  16. see, check, insure, see to it, ensure, control, ascertain, assure(verb)

    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"

    Synonyms:
    guarantee, ensure, project, interpret, verify, look, experience, tick off, visualise, fit, gibe, assure, image, hold, run across, moderate, learn, checker, condition, mark off, run into, discover, escort, stop, examine, pick up, visit, reckon, consider, tally, come across, get a line, hold in, suss out, get wind, check off, check over, take care, match, check up on, control, look into, ascertain, mark, command, insure, attend, promise, date, realize, go over, train, check, hold back, underwrite, meet, go out, witness, manipulate, fancy, catch, construe, find out, see, discipline, tell, check into, regard, visualize, picture, find, go through, take in, correspond, curb, secure, view, keep in line, arrest, hear, cover, contain, operate, get word, envision, determine, figure, encounter, retard, crack, turn back, reassure, chequer, watch, see to it, break, understand, check out, master, go steady, tick, realise, jibe, agree, delay

  17. control, hold in, hold, contain, check, curb, moderate(verb)

    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"

    Synonyms:
    crack, ensure, mark, hold in, jibe, verify, gibe, mince, make, declare, lead, tick off, view as, carry, book, operate, concur, have, maintain, master, hold, moderate, sustain, learn, checker, check out, match, stamp down, conquer, retain, stop, nurse, defy, condition, assure, tame, cut back, guard, prevail, manipulate, comprise, break, suss out, check off, withstand, adjudge, suppress, accommodate, curb, check up on, control, look into, ascertain, harbour, insure, soften, go over, reserve, check, hold back, give, take hold, train, go for, see, conceal, take, deem, incorporate, support, find out, obtain, discipline, apply, chasten, check over, restrict, bind, tone down, have got, entertain, subdue, temper, correspond, command, restrain, keep, concord, keep back, oblige, fit, throw, keep in line, arrest, check into, tally, enclose, contain, bear, inhibit, determine, hold up, retard, take for, turn back, harbor, chequer, delay, watch, defend, see to it, confine, chair, admit, curtail, tick, halt, obligate, agree, mark off

  18. check(verb)

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

    "She checked for an instant and missed a step"

    Synonyms:
    checker, moderate, mark, watch, look into, crack, check up on, arrest, go over, tick off, match, tick, fit, hold back, stop, ascertain, determine, assure, find out, agree, turn back, check into, train, break, control, check off, check out, learn, curb, hold, see to it, see, chequer, discipline, mark off, tally, ensure, hold in, suss out, contain, check over, jibe, condition, retard, delay, correspond, insure, gibe

  19. check, check off, mark, mark off, tick off, tick(verb)

    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"

    Synonyms:
    ensure, hold in, jibe, tick off, label, fit, gibe, chequer, hold, moderate, distinguish, learn, checker, mark off, ticktack, stop, pock, condition, assure, nock, tally, beat, scar, suss out, check off, check over, match, check up on, control, look into, ascertain, mark, insure, retick, tag, check, train, arrest, hold back, click, set, stigmatize, find out, see, discipline, stigmatise, grade, pit, cross out, denounce, mark out, correspond, score, curb, punctuate, notice, check into, contain, strike off, strike out, determine, see to it, retard, crack, turn back, watch, brand, differentiate, break, cross off, agree, ticktock, check out, go over, tick, note, commemorate, delay

  20. check, retard, delay(verb)

    slow the growth or development of

    "The brain damage will retard the child's language development"

    Synonyms:
    checker, check, slow up, slow down, moderate, mark, slow, watch, look into, crack, check up on, arrest, go over, tick off, match, tick, fit, hold back, stop, ascertain, determine, assure, find out, agree, turn back, stay, check into, train, break, control, check off, check out, learn, curb, hold up, hold, see to it, see, chequer, discipline, mark off, tally, ensure, decelerate, hold in, suss out, detain, contain, check over, jibe, condition, retard, delay, correspond, insure, gibe

  21. check, check out(verb)

    be verified or confirmed; pass inspection

    "These stories don't check!"

    Synonyms:
    checker, check, cheque, moderate, mark, watch, look into, crack, check up on, arrest, go over, tick off, match, tick, fit, hold back, stop, ascertain, feel out, determine, assure, find out, agree, turn back, check into, train, break, control, check off, check out, learn, curb, hold, see to it, see, chequer, discipline, mark off, sound out, tally, ensure, hold in, suss out, contain, run down, check over, jibe, condition, retard, delay, correspond, insure, gibe

  22. match, fit, correspond, check, jibe, gibe, tally, agree(verb)

    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"

    Synonyms:
    equate, ensure, hold in, hit, couple, jibe, accord, consort, tick off, fit, gibe, concur, chequer, hold, moderate, learn, checker, total, mark off, add, add up, twin, go, cope with, condition, assure, scoff, tick, tot, tally, harmonize, suss out, check off, check over, add together, accommodate, match, check up on, control, look into, ascertain, mate, mark, insure, change course, flout, tote up, go over, train, check, hold back, rival, harmonise, equalize, meet, pair, suit, tot up, jib, find out, see, discipline, equalise, sum up, equal, correspond, score, curb, concord, summate, gybe, arrest, stand for, check into, play off, contain, oppose, outfit, conform to, represent, determine, sum, stop, retard, crack, turn back, watch, chalk up, equip, see to it, break, touch, fit in, check out, barrack, rack up, jeer, fit out, agree, pit, delay

  23. check(verb)

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

    Synonyms:
    checker, moderate, mark, watch, look into, crack, check up on, arrest, go over, tick off, match, tick, fit, hold back, stop, ascertain, determine, assure, find out, agree, turn back, check into, train, break, control, check off, check out, learn, curb, hold, see to it, see, chequer, discipline, mark off, tally, ensure, hold in, suss out, contain, check over, jibe, condition, retard, delay, correspond, insure, gibe

  24. discipline, train, check, condition(verb)

    develop (children's) behavior by instruction and practice; especially to teach self-control

    "Parents must discipline their children"; "Is this dog trained?"

    Synonyms:
    tally, checker, rail, ensure, correct, qualify, coach, prepare, mark, watch, look into, civilise, crack, check up on, develop, go over, tick off, match, tick, fit, take, specify, stop, civilize, correspond, determine, see, groom, agree, assure, turn back, take aim, check into, train, break, trail, control, condition, check out, learn, hold back, aim, curb, direct, hold, arrest, see to it, discipline, chequer, gibe, mark off, stipulate, delay, school, hold in, check off, suss out, ascertain, find out, check over, cultivate, jibe, contain, sort out, retard, moderate, educate, insure, check

  25. check(verb)

    consign for shipment on a vehicle

    "check your luggage before boarding"

    Synonyms:
    checker, moderate, mark, watch, look into, crack, check up on, arrest, go over, tick off, match, tick, fit, hold back, stop, ascertain, determine, assure, find out, agree, turn back, check into, train, break, control, check off, check out, learn, curb, hold, see to it, see, chequer, discipline, mark off, tally, ensure, hold in, suss out, contain, check over, jibe, condition, retard, delay, correspond, insure, gibe

  26. check(verb)

    hand over something to somebody as for temporary safekeeping

    "Check your coat at the door"

    Synonyms:
    checker, moderate, mark, watch, look into, crack, check up on, arrest, go over, tick off, match, tick, fit, hold back, stop, ascertain, determine, assure, find out, agree, turn back, check into, train, break, control, check off, check out, learn, curb, hold, see to it, see, chequer, discipline, mark off, tally, ensure, hold in, suss out, contain, check over, jibe, condition, retard, delay, correspond, insure, gibe

  27. check(verb)

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

    Synonyms:
    checker, moderate, mark, watch, look into, crack, check up on, arrest, go over, tick off, match, tick, fit, hold back, stop, ascertain, determine, assure, find out, agree, turn back, check into, train, break, control, check off, check out, learn, curb, hold, see to it, see, chequer, discipline, mark off, tally, ensure, hold in, suss out, contain, check over, jibe, condition, retard, delay, correspond, insure, gibe

  28. check(verb)

    stop in a chase especially when scent is lost

    "The dog checked"

    Synonyms:
    checker, moderate, mark, watch, look into, crack, check up on, arrest, go over, tick off, match, tick, fit, hold back, stop, ascertain, determine, assure, find out, agree, turn back, check into, train, break, control, check off, check out, learn, curb, hold, see to it, see, chequer, discipline, mark off, tally, ensure, hold in, suss out, contain, check over, jibe, condition, retard, delay, correspond, insure, gibe

  29. check, checker, chequer(verb)

    mark into squares or draw squares on; draw crossed lines on

    Synonyms:
    checker, check, moderate, mark, watch, look into, crack, check up on, arrest, go over, tick off, match, tick, fit, hold back, stop, ascertain, determine, assure, find out, agree, turn back, check into, train, break, control, check off, check out, learn, curb, hold, see to it, see, chequer, discipline, mark off, tally, ensure, hold in, suss out, contain, check over, jibe, condition, retard, delay, correspond, insure, gibe

  30. check(verb)

    decline to initiate betting

    Synonyms:
    checker, moderate, mark, watch, look into, crack, check up on, arrest, go over, tick off, match, tick, fit, hold back, stop, ascertain, determine, assure, find out, agree, turn back, check into, train, break, control, check off, check out, learn, curb, hold, see to it, see, chequer, discipline, mark off, tally, ensure, hold in, suss out, contain, check over, jibe, condition, retard, delay, correspond, insure, gibe

  31. check, turn back, arrest, stop, contain, hold back(verb)

    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"

    Synonyms:
    ensure, hold on, hold in, bar, collar, jibe, incorporate, tick off, control, carry, fit, gibe, run off, hold, moderate, cop, learn, checker, barricade, check out, mark off, retain, stop, pick up, condition, double back, assure, finish, tally, comprise, reverse, return, suss out, kibosh, check off, check over, stop over, match, check up on, cease, look into, ascertain, mark, insure, regress, forbear, go over, check, train, arrest, hold back, lay off, retrovert, quit, chase away, hold off, take, conceal, halt, block, catch, find out, see, discipline, terminate, wait, drive off, get, give up, nail, backtrack, intercept, revert, correspond, curb, restrain, keep, drive away, keep back, check into, blockade, contain, invert, bear, determine, nab, dispel, retard, crack, turn back, watch, block off, break off, see to it, break, discontinue, end, block up, tick, chequer, drive out, apprehend, agree, delay

  32. check(verb)

    place into check

    "He checked my kings"

    Synonyms:
    checker, moderate, mark, watch, look into, crack, check up on, arrest, go over, tick off, match, tick, fit, hold back, stop, ascertain, determine, assure, find out, agree, turn back, check into, train, break, control, check off, check out, learn, curb, hold, see to it, see, chequer, discipline, mark off, tally, ensure, hold in, suss out, contain, check over, jibe, condition, retard, delay, correspond, insure, gibe

  33. check(verb)

    write out a check on a bank account

    Synonyms:
    checker, moderate, mark, watch, look into, crack, check up on, arrest, go over, tick off, match, tick, fit, hold back, stop, ascertain, determine, assure, find out, agree, turn back, check into, train, break, control, check off, check out, learn, curb, hold, see to it, see, chequer, discipline, mark off, tally, ensure, hold in, suss out, contain, check over, jibe, condition, retard, delay, correspond, insure, gibe

  34. determine, check, find out, see, ascertain, watch, learn(verb)

    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"

    Synonyms:
    encounter, ensure, take, read, hold in, jibe, look out, look, experience, tick off, visualise, square up, watch, gibe, assure, image, hold, run across, moderate, look on, learn, checker, condition, check out, run into, discover, regulate, escort, keep an eye on, stop, examine, pick up, memorize, visit, hear, chequer, observe, fix, mold, consider, study, con, tally, come across, regard, define, get a line, suss out, instruct, get wind, check off, check over, take care, watch out, match, check up on, control, look into, ascertain, mark, insure, attend, date, realize, go over, train, check, hold back, specify, interpret, meet, go out, witness, memorise, set, fancy, catch, decide, construe, find out, see, discipline, square off, limit, visualize, picture, find, catch out, go through, take in, correspond, curb, view, influence, project, watch over, fit, arrest, check into, follow, contain, get word, envision, determine, larn, make up one's mind, retard, crack, turn back, go steady, figure, acquire, see to it, break, understand, delay, teach, reckon, shape, settle, tick, realise, agree, mark off

  35. check(verb)

    verify by consulting a source or authority

    "check the spelling of this word"; "check your facts"

    Synonyms:
    checker, moderate, mark, watch, look into, crack, check up on, arrest, go over, tick off, match, tick, fit, hold back, stop, ascertain, determine, assure, find out, agree, turn back, check into, train, break, control, check off, check out, learn, curb, hold, see to it, see, chequer, discipline, mark off, tally, ensure, hold in, suss out, contain, check over, jibe, condition, retard, delay, correspond, insure, gibe

  36. check(verb)

    arrest the motion (of something) abruptly

    "He checked the flow of water by shutting off the main valve"

    Synonyms:
    checker, moderate, mark, watch, look into, crack, check up on, arrest, go over, tick off, match, tick, fit, hold back, stop, ascertain, determine, assure, find out, agree, turn back, check into, train, break, control, check off, check out, learn, curb, hold, see to it, see, chequer, discipline, mark off, tally, ensure, hold in, suss out, contain, check over, jibe, condition, retard, delay, correspond, insure, gibe

  37. check, chink(verb)

    make cracks or chinks in

    "The heat checked the paint"

    Synonyms:
    checker, check, moderate, mark, watch, look into, crack, check up on, arrest, go over, tick off, match, tick, fit, hold back, clink, stop, ascertain, determine, assure, find out, agree, turn back, check into, train, break, control, check off, check out, learn, tink, curb, hold, see to it, see, chequer, discipline, mark off, tally, ensure, hold in, suss out, contain, check over, jibe, condition, retard, tinkle, delay, correspond, insure, gibe

  38. crack, check, break(verb)

    become fractured; break or crack on the surface only

    "The glass cracked when it was heated"

    Synonyms:
    crack, ensure, hold in, break away, give way, jibe, soften, reveal, tick off, unwrap, fall apart, gibe, part, chequer, collapse, hold, moderate, transgress, learn, founder, checker, weaken, check out, mark off, bump, discover, relegate, stop, go, demote, break out, separate, condition, assure, split, give away, crack up, damp, smash, tally, interrupt, get out, suss out, arrest, check off, bring out, check over, violate, divulge, give, pause, let on, match, get around, check up on, control, look into, ascertain, wear out, mark, insure, conk out, break-dance, go over, train, check, hold back, give out, break in, die, split up, break through, expose, better, find out, see, discipline, offend, go bad, breach, break off, disclose, bust, recrudesce, break up, correspond, curb, break dance, go against, dampen, fit, fall in, erupt, let out, check into, intermit, ruin, snap, contain, kick downstairs, burst, determine, fracture, break down, retard, infract, turn back, fail, come apart, watch, bankrupt, develop, see to it, break, crock up, discontinue, snap off, tick, cave in, wear, agree, delay

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. check

    To hinder is to keep from action, progress, motion, or growth, or to make such action, progress, motion, or growth later in beginning or completion than it would otherwise have been. An action is prevented by anything that comes in before it to make it impossible; it is hindered by anything that keeps it from either beginning or ending so soon as it otherwise would, or as expected or intended. It is more common, however, to say that the start is delayed, the progress hindered. An action that is hindered does not take place at the appointed or appropriate time; that which is prevented does not take place at all; to hinder a thing long enough may amount to preventing it. A railroad-train may be hindered by a snow-storm from arriving on time; it may by special order be prevented from starting. To retard is simply to make slow by any means whatever. To obstruct is to hinder, or possibly to prevent advance or passage by putting something in the way; to oppose or resist is to hinder, or possibly to prevent by directly contrary or hostile action, resist being the stronger term and having more suggestion of physical force; obstructed roads hinder the march of an enemy, tho there may be no force strong enough to oppose it; one opposes a measure, a motion, an amendment, or the like; it is a criminal offense to resist an officer in the discharge of his duty; the physical system may resist the attack of disease or the action of a remedy. Compare CONQUER; IMPEDIMENT; OBSTRUCT.

    See synonyms for QUICKEN.

    Synonyms:
    baffle, balk, bar, block, clog, counteract, delay, embarrass, encumber, foil, frustrate, hamper, hinder, impede, interrupt, obstruct, oppose, prevent, resist, retard, stay, stop, thwart

    Preposition:
    Hinder one in his progress; from acting promptly; by opposition.

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. check(n.)

    Synonyms:
    restraint, curb, bridle, hinderance, stop, obstacle, impediment, obstruction, bar, barrier, damper, interference, rebuff, repression, control

  2. check(n.)

    Synonyms:
    counter register, corresponding indenture, corresponding cipher

  3. check(n.)

    Synonyms:
    mark, symbol, sign

  4. check(n.)

    Synonyms:
    order for money

  5. check(n.)

    Synonyms:
    ticket, certificate of right

  6. check(n.)

    Synonyms:
    checkered cloth

  7. check(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    restrain, curb, bridle, hinder, obstruct, repress, chastise, counteract, control, put a restraint upon, hold in check, put a damper upon, nip in the bud

  8. check(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    reprove, chide, reprimand, rebuke

  9. check(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    note with a mark


Translations for check

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • فاتورة, حساب, استأنى, دقق, ضبط, أوقفArabic
  • раху́накBelarusian
  • шах, чавка, проверка, сметка, контрол, шахматна шарка, маркирам, отбелязвам, сверявам, давам на гардероб, проверявам, контролирамBulgarian
  • inspecció, comprovar, comparar, verificarCatalan, Valencian
  • křížek, šach, odškrtnutí, účet, zaškrtnout, kontrolovat, zkontrolovat, prověřit, ovládatCzech
  • skakDanish
  • Schach, Marke, Kontrolle, Untersuchung, Markierung, Rechnung, Überwachung, Karo, abzeichnen, markieren, checken, schieben, überprüfen, abgleichenGerman
  • επαληθεύω, ανακόπτωGreek
  • kontroli, certigi, strekmarki, krucmarkiEsperanto
  • marca de cotejo, gancho, chequeo, verificación, examen, jaque, cuenta, inspección, cotejo, comprobar, facturar, limitar, contener, patrón cuadriculado, inspeccionar, examinar, cotejar, depositar, controlar, despachar, verificar, compararSpanish
  • tuliEstonian
  • کیشPersian
  • tarkistusmerkki, tarkastus, tutkimus, pukki, lasku, shakki, šakki, merkitä, tarkistaa, rastittaa, hillitä, tutkia, tsekata, sököttääFinnish
  • skákFaroese
  • addition, vérification, contrôle, échec, croix, examen, vérifier, cocher, contrôler, laisser, déposer, checker, faire attention, enregistrerFrench
  • seicIrish
  • strìochag, casg, feuchScottish Gaelic
  • xaqueGalician
  • שַׁח, חֶשְׁבּוֹן, וִי, סימון, בְּדִיקָה, בדק, וידא, סימן, עשה ויHebrew
  • sakkHungarian
  • շախ, ստուգում, հաշիվ, վանդակ, ստուգել, նշել, զսպելArmenian
  • silang (x-mark), kontrol, pemeriksaan, bon, kendali, skak, conteng (v-mark), periksa, kotak, contengIndonesian
  • scacco, controllo, verifica, segno, conto, controllare, quadrettoItalian
  • 請求書, 勘定, 王手, 点検する, チェックする, チェックJapanese
  • 점검Korean
  • calculus, adisyón, ratio, teneoLatin
  • ໃບບິນLao
  • штикла, надзор, контрола, преглед, шах, сметка, проверка, проверува, препречува, спречува, карир, прегледува, сопираMacedonian
  • syahMalay
  • schaak, rekening, vinkje, kruisje, controle, controleren, inspecteren, aanvinken, aankruisen, verifiëren, checken, afvinkenDutch
  • kontroll, sjakk, krysse av, avkrysse, kontrollere, kryssjekke, sjekkeNorwegian
  • znaczek, parafka, sprawdzenie, szach, rachunek, kontrola, odhaczyć, skontrolować, kratka, sprawdzić, odfajkowaćPolish
  • xeque, marca, controle, limite, exame, tique, conta, inspeção, xadrez, inspecionar, examinar, checar, controlar, limitar, verificarPortuguese
  • șah, verificare, supraveghere, socoteală, factură, control, notă de plată, inspecțieRomanian
  • галочка, птичка, проверка, шах, счёт, клетка, проверять, проверитьRussian
  • šach, účetSlovak
  • šah, računSlovene
  • schack, kontroll, koll, bock, nota, passa, ruta, kontrollera, kolla, hejda, markera, bockaSwedish
  • kontrol, şah, faturaTurkish
  • раху́нокUkrainian
  • kiểm traVietnamese

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