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check /tʃek/
  • danh từ
    • (từ Mỹ,nghĩa Mỹ) (như) cheque
    • danh từ
      • sự cản trở, sự ngăn cản; sự kìm hãm; sự hạn chế; sự chặn lại; người chống cự, người ngăn cản, vật cản
        • to put a check on something: cản trở việc gì; kìm hãm việc gì; hạn chế việc gì
        • to keep a check on; to keep in check: hạn chế; kìm hãm
        • to hold someone in check: cản ai tiến lên, chặn đứng lại
      • (săn bắn) sự mất vết, sự mất hơi
        • to come to a check: mất vết, mất hơi
      • sự dừng lại, sự ngừng lại
      • (quân sự) sự thua nhẹ
        • to meet with a check: bị thua nhẹ
      • sự kiểm tra, sự kiểm soát, sự kiểm lại; dấu ghi đã kiểm tra (đã kiểm soát)
      • hoá đơn, giấy ghi tiền (khách hàng phải trả ở khách sạn)
      • (từ Mỹ,nghĩa Mỹ), (đánh bài) thẻ
      • kiểu kẻ ô vuông, kiểu ca rô; vải kẻ ô vuông, vải ca rô
      • (đánh cờ) sự chiếu tướng
        • check!: chiếu tướng!
      • to pass in (cash, hand in) one's check
        • chết
    • ngoại động từ
      • cản, cản trở; chăn, ngăn chặn; kìm, kiềm chế, nén, dằn (lòng)
        • he couldn't check his anger: hắn không kìm được tức giận
        • we must check the bloody hand of imperialism: chúng ta phải chặn bàn tay đẫm máu của chủ nghĩa đế quốc
      • kiểm tra, kiểm soát; kiểm lại; đánh dấu đã kiểm soát
        • please, check these figures: làm ơn soát lại những con số này
      • quở trách, trách mắng
      • (từ Mỹ,nghĩa Mỹ) gửi, ký gửi
        • have you checked all you luggage?: anh đã gửi hết hành lý chưa?
      • (đánh cờ) chiếu (tướng)
      • nội động từ
        • ngập ngừng, do dự
        • dừng lại, đứng lại (chó săn; vì lạc vết, hoặc để đánh hơi)
        • to check in
          • ghi tên khi đến
        • (từ Mỹ,nghĩa Mỹ) ghi tên lấy phòng ở khách sạn
        • to check out
          • ghi tên khi ra về (sau ngày làm việc)
        • (từ Mỹ,nghĩa Mỹ) trả buồng khách sạn
        • (từ Mỹ,nghĩa Mỹ), (từ lóng) chết ngoẻo
        • to check up
          • kiểm tra, soát lại; chữa (bài)
      Concise Dictionary
      +a written order directing a bank to pay money
      +an appraisal of the state of affairs
      +the bill in a restaurant
      +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.
      +something immaterial that interferes with or delays action or progress
      +a mark left after a small piece has been chopped or broken off of something
      +a textile pattern of squares or crossed lines (resembling a checkerboard)
      +the act of restraining power or action or limiting excess
      +obstructing an opponent in ice hockey
      +(chess) a direct attack on an opponent's king
      +examine so as to determine accuracy, quality, or condition
      +make an examination or investigation
      +be careful or certain to do something; make certain of something
      +lessen the intensity of; temper; hold in restraint; hold or keep within limits
      +stop for a moment, as if out of uncertainty or caution
      +put a check mark on or near or next to
      +slow the growth or development of
      +be verified or confirmed; pass inspection
      +be compatible, similar or consistent; coincide in their characteristics
      +block or impede (a player from the opposing team) in ice hockey
      +train by instruction and practice; especially to teach self-control
      +consign for shipment on a vehicle
      +hand over something to somebody as for temporary safekeeping
      +abandon the intended prey, turn, and pursue an inferior prey, of falcons
      +stop in a chase especially when scent is lost
      +mark into squares or draw squares on; draw crossed lines on
      +decline to initiate betting
      +hold back, as of a danger or an enemy; check the expansion or influence of
      +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
      +become fractured; break or crack on the surface only

      Thesaurus Dictionary
      1 stop, arrest, stay, halt, obstruct, block, limit; retard, slow, brake, curb, hinder, hamper, impede, thwart:
      They are trying to check the spread of the disease in West Africa.
      2 restrain, control, repress, stay, inhibit, contain, curb, restrict:
      The animal population is checked only by availability of food.
      3 authenticate, verify, confirm, substantiate, validate, corroborate, check into, check out, check up on:
      Please check his story to make sure he's not lying.
      4 enquire about or after or into, check into, check (up) on, examine, investigate, inspect, make sure of, verify, monitor, test, study, scrutinize:
      You'd best check the temperature in the kiln.
      5 correspond, coincide, agree, jibe, tally, conform, check out, fit, mesh; compare:
      His alibi doesn't check with the witness's statement.
      6 check in. arrive, report:
      We check in for work at 0800.
      7 check in or into. register, sign in or on, enrol, log in:
      We checked into the hotel.
      8 check into. investigate, check out, check up on, verify, check:
      The detective checked into the backgrounds of all applicants.
      9 check off. tick (off), mark, check:
      Check off the names in red.
      10 check out.
      (a) depart, leave; go:
      He checked out of the hotel and took a taxi to the airport.
      (b) investigate, research, explore, enquire into, look into or at or over, scrutinize, examine, inspect, probe, survey, check up on, check, check into, check over:
      You had best check out her references before hiring her.
      (c) pass, pass muster or scrutiny, meet approval, be verified, check:
      According to our records, his story checks out.
      (d) Slang cash in one's checks or chips, kick the bucket, croak:
      Sam checked out last week - heart attack, I think.
      11 check over or out. review, verify, authenticate, check:
      Please check over my figures before I submit them to the accountant.
      12 check up (on).
      (a) investigate, do research, probe, explore, check:
      I don't know her name, but I'll check up and let you know.
      (b) determine, discover, find out, look into, check:
      I want you to check up on where they eat lunch.
      13 stop, stopping, cease, surcease, hesitation, cessation, stoppage, interruption, break, pause, balk or baulk, discontinuity, discontinuation, discontinuance, suspension:
      The visitors continued to arrive without check, far into the night.
      14 restraint, repression, inhibition, limitation, curb, restriction, control, constraint, hindrance, obstruction, impediment, damper:
      He keeps a good check on the foreman. This tax will serve as a check against free trade.
      15 control, test, inspection, examination, scrutiny, verification, substantiation, authentication, confirmation, validation, corroboration:
      We do a thorough check on the quality of every product.
      16 US tick, mark, dash, X:
      Place a check in the box alongside your choice.
      17 token, receipt, counterfoil, stub; voucher, chit, certificate:
      Don't lose your baggage check.
      18 chip, counter:
      Let's cash in our checks and go home.
      19 Chiefly US bill, tab, charge(s):
      In the U.S.A., people generally add 15 per cent to the check for a tip.

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