check over


check over
to look at carefully and efficiently in order to find out if there are any problems or mistakes

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  • check over — index probe Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • check over — verb examine so as to determine accuracy, quality, or condition check the brakes Check out the engine • Syn: ↑check, ↑check up on, ↑look into, ↑check out, ↑suss out, ↑go over, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • check over — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms check over : present tense I/you/we/they check over he/she/it checks over present participle checking over past tense checked over past participle checked over 1) same as check I, 1) All written work should be …   English dictionary

  • check-over — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun ( s) Etymology: check over : examination, inspection, investigation * * * /chek oh veuhr/, n. a thorough examination or investigation. [n. use of v. phrase c …   Useful english dictionary

  • check-over — /chek oh veuhr/, n. a thorough examination or investigation. [n. use of v. phrase check over] * * * …   Universalium

  • check over — phr verb Check over is used with these nouns as the object: ↑wiring …   Collocations dictionary

  • check over — look for errors in a paper, see if there are mistakes    I ve written a letter of application. Will you check it over for me? …   English idioms

  • check over — look over; examine in a detailed manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • check over — verb To read and look for errors …   Wiktionary

  • check over something — ˌcheck ˈover/ˈthroughsth derived to examine sth carefully to make sure that it is correct or acceptable • Check over your work for mistakes. • We checked through the photographs to make sure there were none missing. Main entry: ↑checkderived …   Useful english dictionary