HyperDic: countercheck

English > 4 senses of the word countercheck:
NOUNstatecounterchecka check that restrains another check
cognitioncountercheck, double checksomething that checks the correctness of a previous check
VERBsocialcountercheck, counteractoppose or check by a counteraction
socialcountercheckcheck a second time
English > countercheck: 4 senses > noun 1, state
MeaningA check that restrains another check.
Broaderarrest, check, halt, hitch, stay, stop, stoppageThe state of inactivity following an interruption
Spanishcomprobación
English > countercheck: 4 senses > noun 2, cognition
MeaningSomething that checks the correctness of a previous check.
Synonymdouble check
Broaderassay, checkAn appraisal of the state of affairs
Spanishdoble comprobación, verificación
Catalanescac doble
English > countercheck: 4 senses > verb 1, social
MeaningOppose or check by a counteraction.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymcounteract
Broadercontrol, hold in, hold, contain, check, curb, moderatelessen the intensity of
Spanishcontrarrestar
English > countercheck: 4 senses > verb 2, social
Meaningcheck a second time.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Broadercheckmake an examination or investigation

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