US check

/ (tʃɛk) /

  1. a bill of exchange drawn on a bank by the holder of a current account; payable into a bank account, if crossed, or on demand, if uncrossed

  2. Australian and NZ the total sum of money received for contract work or a crop

  1. Australian and NZ wages

Origin of cheque

C18: from check, in the sense: a means of verification

Words Nearby cheque

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