checked

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tʃɛkt/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛkt

Adjective[edit]

checked

  1. (Canada, US) Having a pattern of checks; checkered.
    a checked tie
    • 1946, George Johnston, Skyscrapers in the Mist, page 121:
      At that moment a long, scraggy individual in a checked suit poked his head into the bar, looked around portentously, whistled mysteriously to my informant, and jerked his thumb and head in the direction of the door.
    • 1978, Lois Gould, X: A Fabulous Child's Story, New York: Daughters Publishing Co., →ISBN:
      Later that day, all X's friends put on their red and white checked overalls and went over to see X.
  2. (phonology) Of syllables, having a coda.
  3. (phonology) Of consonants, glottalized.
  4. Verified or validated in some way.
    a computer program using checked arithmetic

Hyponyms[edit]

Verb[edit]

checked

  1. simple past tense and past participle of check
    He checked his watch for the third time.