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Origin of checkout
Words nearby checkout
Example sentences from the Web for checkout
So does the barista at Starbucks, and the checkout clerk at Whole Foods.Fear And Self-Loathing In Scandinavia: The Fiction Of Karl Ove Knausgaard|Ted Gioia|May 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
At the checkout, her total for bananas, arugula, blackberries, kale, yogurt, rice noodles, and tofu comes to $34.21.
A separate cashier next to the checkout counter rings up “call ahead” orders.
Students fill their trays with deep-dish pepperoni slices and napa salad and head to the lunch lady for checkout.The Schools That Starve Students to Punish Deadbeat Parents|Brandy Zadrozny|January 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The checkout line snaked around a delectable assortment of snacks and candy.R.I.P. Blockbuster, You Frustratingly Magical Franchise, You|Kevin Fallon|November 6, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He pulled out his wallet as they drew up closer to the checkout counter.Someone Comes to Town, Someone Leaves Town|Cory Doctorow
Other films relating to the history of the Atomic Age are available for viewing and checkout from the library.
I would appreciate it if you would, because if you have a lot of that checkout work that would be helpful.Warren Commission (12 of 26): Hearings Vol. XII (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
I remember that from sometime ago, but I just happened to see the checkout.Warren Commission (10 of 26): Hearings Vol. X (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
The library also has many nuclear related books available for reference and checkout.
British Dictionary definitions for checkout
- the latest time for vacating a room in a hotel, etc
- (as modifier)checkout time
Idioms and Phrases with checkout
Record one's departure from a hotel by paying the bill, or from a conference or other function, as in As soon as my bags are packed I'll check out of the motel. [Early 1900s]
Leave hurriedly, make a quick exit, as in The minute I get paid I'm checking out. [Slang; 1920s]
Die, as in When he got cholera, he was sure he'd check out. [Slang; 1920s]
Withdraw an item after recording the withdrawal, as in I'll check out the tapes on your library card. [1930s]
Record, total the prices, and receive payment for a purchase, as in The cashier checked out and bagged my groceries in record time.
check something or someone out. Investigate or evaluate something or someone; observe carefully. For example, I don't know if you'll like the film; check it out yourself, or That man who's staring is probably just checking us out. [Slang; mid-1900s]
Pass close inspection, as in That rattle made me suspicious, but the repairman said the machine checked out completely.