Definition Of check
(in poker) choose not to make a bet when called upon, allowing the action to move to another player.
Each player may check , bet, call, or raise as usual, staking the required amount for each card they hold.
a crack or flaw in timber.
Sanded and rough sawn plywood will develop surface checks , especially when exposed to moisture and sunlight.
a move by which a piece or pawn directly attacks the opponent's king. If the defending player cannot counter the attack, the king is checkmated.
A move that is neither a capture, a check nor a direct attack.
a pattern of small squares.
a fine black-and-white check
a stopping or slowing of progress.
there was no check to the expansion of the market
Example Of check
check the remix
A check had revealed that the council owned 14,000 commercial properties, including many shops.
A check to the growth of the population would do great harm.
a health check
a permanent check upon the growth or abuse of central authority