from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Chiefly British Variant of check.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A note promising to pay money to a named person or entity.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. See check.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See check 13.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. withdraw money by writing a check
- n. a written order directing a bank to pay money
Influenced by exchequer, from Old French eschequier (see further etymology at check). (Wiktionary)