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checkmark

[ chek-mahrk ]
/ ˈtʃɛkˌmɑrk /
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verb (used with object)

to indicate by a check mark.

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QUIZ YOURSELF ON “THEIR,” “THERE,” AND “THEY’RE”

Are you aware how often people swap around “their,” “there,” and “they’re”? Prove you have more than a fair grasp over these commonly confused words.
Question 1 of 7
Which one of these commonly confused words can act as an adverb or a pronoun?

Origin of checkmark

First recorded in 1955–60; check1 + mark1

Definition for checkmark (2 of 2)

check mark

noun

Origin of check mark

First recorded in 1915–20
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