- checkered career,
- checkered flag,
- checkered lily,
- checking account,
Origin of checkerwork
Examples from the Web for checkerwork
My first sensation, as I stepped off the ladder to the checkerwork inside the stove, was relief.
I learned on coming up that he was trying to tell me not to approach the combustion chamber adjoining the checkerwork.
Masses of flue-dust had clogged the holes in the checkerwork and reduced its power for holding heat.
On his wise shoulders through the checkerwork of leaves the sun flung spangles, dancing coins.Ulysses|James Joyce
Five weaves are recognized by the Tinguian, but they are really variations of two—checkerwork and the diagonal or twilled.The Tinguian|Fay-Cooper Cole