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1. check

verb. ['ˈtʃɛk'] examine so as to determine accuracy, quality, or condition.

Synonyms

  • analyze
  • go over
  • check into
  • check up on
  • watch over
  • mark off
  • follow
  • canvas
  • examine
  • study
  • watch
  • suss out
  • check out
  • canvass
  • mark
  • check off
  • analyse
  • tick
  • tick off
  • look into
  • keep an eye on
  • observe

Antonyms

  • dissent
  • mistrust
  • distrust
  • back

Etymology

  • eschec (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • scacus (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Check Mark

  • question-mark
  • ?question-mark
  • transpark
  • mediamark
  • disembark
  • intermark
  • premark
  • remark
  • embark
  • demark
  • starke
  • stark
  • starck
  • spark
  • sparc
  • quark
  • clarke
  • clark
  • shark
  • sark
  • parke
  • park
  • parc
  • narc
  • merc
  • marque
  • marke
  • marc
  • larke
  • lark

Example sentences of the word check-mark


1. Noun Phrase
Place a check mark in the “record this meeting" box if you want to record the call.

2. Noun Phrase
Place a check mark in the context box next to Bluetooth to enable Bluetooth functionality on the device.

2. check

noun. ['ˈtʃɛk'] a written order directing a bank to pay money.

Synonyms

  • personal check
  • bill of exchange
  • certified cheque
  • personal cheque
  • treasurer's cheque
  • giro
  • draft
  • paycheck
  • bad check
  • order of payment
  • cashier's check
  • certified check
  • counter check
  • treasurer's check
  • cheque
  • bad cheque
  • blank check
  • blank cheque
  • bank check
  • kite
  • medicare payment
  • cashier's cheque
  • payroll check
  • giro cheque

Antonyms

  • inappropriate
  • unready
  • disagreement
  • disenfranchise

Etymology

  • eschec (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • scacus (Latin)

3. check

verb. ['ˈtʃɛk'] be careful or certain to do something; make certain of something.

Synonyms

  • control
  • see to it
  • proof
  • proofread
  • spot-check
  • card
  • mark off
  • cover
  • insure
  • verify
  • ascertain
  • cross-check
  • determine
  • learn
  • watch
  • mark
  • check off
  • ensure
  • cinch
  • tick
  • see
  • tick off
  • assure
  • find out

Antonyms

  • consume
  • immoderation
  • intemperate
  • immoderate

Etymology

  • eschec (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • scacus (Latin)

4. check

verb. ['ˈtʃɛk'] make an examination or investigation.

Synonyms

  • examine
  • breathalyze
  • see
  • test
  • breathalyse
  • screen

Antonyms

  • enliven
  • dryness
  • sharpen
  • dry

Etymology

  • eschec (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • scacus (Latin)

5. check

verb. ['ˈtʃɛk'] lessen the intensity of; temper; hold in restraint; hold or keep within limits.

Synonyms

  • control
  • subdue
  • thermostat
  • conquer
  • moderate
  • restrain
  • crucify
  • stamp down
  • train
  • keep back
  • hold back
  • contain
  • counteract
  • keep
  • abnegate
  • hold
  • deny
  • countercheck
  • throttle
  • hold in
  • restrict
  • bound
  • trammel
  • confine
  • bate
  • limit
  • suppress
  • catch
  • inhibit
  • damp
  • mortify

Antonyms

  • remember
  • repel
  • get off
  • unhitch

Etymology

  • eschec (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • scacus (Latin)

6. mark

verb. ['ˈmɑːrk'] be a distinctive feature, attribute, or trait; sometimes in a very positive sense.

Synonyms

  • qualify
  • characterise
  • differentiate
  • characterize

Antonyms

  • orientalise
  • inflate
  • depersonalise
  • demagnetise

Etymology

  • mark (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • marc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • mearc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. mark

verb. ['ˈmɑːrk'] attach a tag or label to.

Synonyms

  • code
  • point
  • trademark
  • badge
  • brandmark
  • attach
  • brand
  • tag
  • label

Antonyms

  • diversify
  • take in
  • unweave
  • convict

Etymology

  • mark (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • marc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • mearc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. mark

verb. ['ˈmɑːrk'] designate as if by a mark.

Synonyms

  • betoken
  • distinguish
  • blaze
  • dimension
  • signalize
  • indicate
  • bespeak
  • signal
  • differentiate
  • signpost
  • signalise
  • buoy

Antonyms

  • stabilise
  • centralise
  • demulsify
  • deflate

Etymology

  • mark (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • marc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • mearc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. mark

verb. ['ˈmɑːrk'] mark by some ceremony or observation.

Synonyms

  • keep
  • commemorate
  • observe

Antonyms

  • rejuvenate
  • personalize
  • orientalize
  • centralize

Etymology

  • mark (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • marc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • mearc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. mark

verb. ['ˈmɑːrk'] make or leave a mark on.

Synonyms

  • draw
  • alter
  • raddle
  • label
  • striate
  • asterisk
  • post
  • bespot
  • change
  • tag
  • underline
  • trace
  • star
  • stripe
  • dimple
  • dot
  • delineate
  • underscore
  • stake
  • crisscross
  • ink
  • stigmatise
  • tip
  • brand
  • modify
  • line
  • spot
  • stigmatize
  • flag
  • describe

Antonyms

  • unscramble
  • strengthen
  • decentralise
  • clarify

Etymology

  • mark (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • marc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • mearc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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