Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Check.
6 letter answer(s) to check
take into custody; "the police nabbed the suspected criminals"
attract and fix; "His look caught her"; "She caught his eye"; "Catch the attention of the waiter"
cause to stop; "Halt the engines"; "Arrest the progress"; "halt the presses"
the act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal); "the policeman on the beat got credit for the collar"
the state of inactivity following an interruption;
a door that consists of a frame holding metallic or plastic netting; used to allow ventilation and to keep insects from entering a building through the open door; "he heard the screen slam as she left"
a strainer for separating lumps from powdered material or grading particles
the personnel of the film industry; "a star of stage and screen"
a flat panel or area on an electronic device such as a television, computer, or smartphone, on which images and data are displayed.
examine methodically; "screen the suitcases"
protect, hide, or conceal from danger or harm
separate with a riddle, as grain from chaff
prevent from entering; "block out the strong sunlight"
a protective covering that keeps things out or hinders sight; "they had just moved in and had not put up blinds yet"
project onto a screen for viewing; "screen a film"
a protective covering consisting of netting; can be mounted in a fram
4 letter answer(s) to check
advertise especially by posters or placards; "He was billed as the greatest tenor since Caruso"
publicize or announce by placards
demand payment; "Will I get charged for this service?"; "We were billed for 4 nights in the hotel, although we stayed only 3 nights"
the entertainment offered at a public presentation
horny projecting mouth of a bird
a brim that projects to the front to shade the eyes; "he pulled down the bill of his cap and trudged ahead"
a long-handled saw with a curved blade; "he used a bill to prune branches off of the tree"
a list of particulars (as a playbill or bill of fare)
an itemized statement of money owed for goods shipped or services rendered; "he paid his bill and left"; "send me an account of what I owe"
a statute in draft before it becomes law; "they held a public hearing on the bill"
a sign posted in a public place as an advertisement; "a poster advertised the
the bill in a restaurant;
a dismissive term for a girl who is immature or who lacks respect; "she was incensed that this chit of a girl should dare to make a fool of her in front of the class"; "she's a saucy chit"
keep in check; "rule one's temper"
stop or check by or as if by a pull at the reins; "He reined in his horses in front of the post office"
stop or slow up one's horse or oneself by or as if by pulling the reins; "They reined in in front of the post office"
control and direct with or as if by reins; "rein a horse"
one of a pair of long straps (usually connected to the bit or the headpiece) used to control a horse
any means of control; "he took up the reins of government"
a turn made in skiing; the back of one ski is forced outward and the other ski is brought parallel to it
front part of a vessel or aircraft; "he pointed the bow of the boat toward the finish line"
cylinder forming a long narrow part of something
the tube of a tobacco pipe
(linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed; "thematic vowels are part of the stem"
remove the stem from; "for automatic natural language processing, the words must be stemmed"
a slender or elongated structure that supports a plant or fungus or a plant part or plant organ
stop the flow of a liquid; "staunch the blood flow"; "stem the tide"
grow out of, have roots in, originate in; "The increase in the national debt stems from the last war"
cause to point inward; "stem your skis"
the act of stopping something;
an obstruction in a pipe or tube;
a restraint that checks the motion of something;
a mechanical device in a camera that controls size of aperture of the lens;
(music) a knob on an organ that is pulled to change the sound quality from the organ pipes;
a punctuation mark (.) placed at the end of a declarative sentence to indicate a full stop or after abbreviations;
a consonant produced by stopping the flow of air at some point and suddenly releasing it;
have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical;
the event of something ending;
a spot where something halts or pauses;
the state of inactivity following an interruption;
a brief stay in the course of a journey;
stop and wait, as if awaiting further instructions or developments;
undergo a test; "She doesn't test well"
examine someone's knowledge of something; "The teacher tests us every week"; "We got quizzed on French irregular verbs"
determine the presence or properties of (a substance)
achieve a certain score or rating on a test; "She tested high on the LSAT and was admitted to all the good law schools"
put to the test, as for its quality, or give experimental use to; "This approach has been tried with good results"; "Test this recipe"
test or examine for the presence of disease or infection; "screen the blood for the HIV virus"
show a certain characteristic when tested; "He tested positive for HIV"
the act of testing something; "in the experimental trials the amount of carbon was measured separately"; "he called each flip of the coin a new trial"
the act of undergoing testing; "he survived the great test of battle"; "candidates must compete in a trial of skill"
7 letter answer(s) to check
the activity of managing or exerting control over something; "the control of the mob by the police was admirable"
(physiology) regulation or maintenance of a function or action or reflex etc; "the timing and control of his movements were unimpaired"; "he had lost control of his sphincters"
have a firm understanding or knowledge of; be on top of; "Do you control these data?"
a mechanism that controls the operation of a machine; "the speed controller on his turntable was not working properly"; "I turned the controls over to her"
be careful or certain to do something; make certain of something;
discipline in personal and social activities; "he was a model of polite restraint"; "she never lost control of herself"
verify by using a duplicate register for comparison; "control an account"
power to direct or determine; "under control"
handle and cause to function; "do not operate machinery after imbibing alcohol"; "
to put down by force or authority; "suppress a nascent uprising"; "stamp down on littering"; "conquer one's desires"
limit the range or extent of; "Contact between the young was inhibited by strict social customs"
control and refrain from showing; of emotions, desires, impulses, or behavior
limit, block, or decrease the action or function of; "inhibit the action of the enzyme"; "inhibit the rate of a chemical reaction"
5 letter answer(s) to check
turn away from by persuasion; "Negative campaigning will only dissuade people"
try to prevent; show opposition to; "We should discourage this practice among our youth"
8 letter answer(s) to check
place limits on (extent or access); "restrict the use of this parking lot"; "limit the time you can spend with your friends"
to close within bounds, limit or hold back from movement; "This holds the local until the express passengers change trains"; "About a dozen animals were held inside the stockade"; "The illegal immigrants were held at a detention center"; "The terrorists held the journalists for ransom"
to compel or deter by or as if by threats
keep under control; keep in check; "suppress a smile"; "Keep your temper"; "keep your cool"
3 letter answer(s) to check
the bill in a restaurant;
a dose of medicine in the form of a small pellet
a short strip of material attached to or projecting from something in order to facilitate opening or identifying or handling it; "pull the tab to open the can"; "files with a red tab will be stored separately"; "the collar has a tab with a button hole"; "the filing cards were organized by cards having indexed tabs"
the key on a typewriter or a word processor that causes a tabulation
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