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Check

Definition of check:

part of speech: verb

To bring to a stand: to restrain or hinder: to rebuke.

part of speech: verb

To restrain; hinder; to mark with a check.

part of speech: noun

A term in chess; restraint; mark of verification; order for money; a checkered fabric.

part of speech: noun

Side of the face.

part of speech: verb

To restrain; stop; reprove; to examine by comparison, or mark as having been examined or verified; in chess, to put ( a king) in danger; to mark in small squares.

part of speech: noun

A restraint; a reproof; a pass, ticket, or token; a pattern woven in alternate squares; an order on a bank for money; in chess, a word signifying an attack on the king; a setback; a mark signifying that something has been examined or verifled.

part of speech: noun

A term in chess when one party obliges the other either to move or guard his king: anything that checks: a sudden stop: in B., a rebuke.

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