HyperDic: check_out

English > 7 senses of the expression check out:
VERBcognitioncheck out, check, check up on, look into, suss out, check over, go over, check intoexamine so as to determine accuracy, quality, or condition
communicationcheck outannounce one's departure from a hotel
stativecheck out, checkbe verified or confirmed
socialcheck out, run downtrace
possessioncheck outrecord, add up, and receive payment for items purchased
possessioncheck out, chequewithdraw money by writing a check
communicationcheck out, sound out, feel outtry to learn someone's opinions and intentions
English > check out: 7 senses > verb 1, cognition
Meaningexamine so as to determine accuracy, quality, or condition.
PatternSomebody ----s something
ModelThey won't check out the story
Example "Check out the engine"
Synonymscheck, check up on, look into, suss out, check over, go over, check into
Narrowerwatch, observe, follow, watch over, keep an eye onFollow with the eyes or the mind
Broaderanalyze, analyse, study, examine, canvassConsider in detail and subject to an analysis in order to discover essential features or meaning / meaning
Similar tocheck, check off, mark, mark off, tick off, tickput a check mark on or near or next to
Spanishcomprobar, repasar, revisar
Nounscheckoutthe act of inspecting or verifying
English > check out: 7 senses > verb 2, communication
Meaningannounce one's departure from a hotel.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s PP
Broaderreportannounce one's presence
Oppositecheck in, sign inannounce one's arrival, e.g. at hotels or airports
Spanishcheck out, irse
Catalanmarxar
Nounscheckoutthe latest time for vacating a hotel room
English > check out: 7 senses > verb 3, stative
MeaningBe verified or confirmed; pass inspection.
PatternSomething ----s
ModelThey won't check out the story
Synonymcheck
Similar tomatch, fit, correspond, check, jibe, gibe, tally, agreesatisfy a condition or restriction
Spanishcomprobar, inspeccionar
Catalancomprovar, inspeccionar
English > check out: 7 senses > verb 4, social
Meaningtrace.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody
Synonymrun down
Broaderpursue, follow up on, act oncarry further or advance
Spanishcomprobar, correr detrás, estar tras, investigar, verificar
English > check out: 7 senses > verb 5, possession
Meaningrecord, add up, and receive payment for items purchased.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s something
Entailsbuy, purchaseObtain by purchase
Spanishcobrar
Catalancobrar
Nounscheckouta counter in a supermarket where you pay for your purchases
English > check out: 7 senses > verb 6, possession
MeaningWithdraw money by writing a check.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymcheque
Broaderwithdraw, draw, take out, draw offRemove (a commodity) from (a supply source)
Spanishgirar
English > check out: 7 senses > verb 7, communication
Meaningtry to learn someone's opinions and intentions.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
Synonymssound out, feel out
Broaderquestion, querypose a question
Spanishsondear

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