Definition of Double-check

1. Verb. Check once more to be absolutely sure.

Generic synonyms: Ascertain, Assure, Check, Control, Ensure, Insure, See, See To It
Derivative terms: Double Check



Definition of Double-check

1. Verb. To check again (just to be sure) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Double-check

double-blind procedure
double-blind study
double-blind test
double-blind tests
double-bluff
double-bogey
double-book
double-booked
double-booking
double-books
double-break
double-breasted
double-breasted jacket
double-breasted suit
double-channel catheter
double-check (current term)
double-checked
double-checking
double-checks
double-chinned
double-click
double-clicked
double-clicking
double-clicks
double-count
double-cross
double-crossed
double-crosser
double-crossers
double-crosses

Literary usage of Double-check

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1. Chess by Leopold Hoffer (1916)
"Section Ъ illustrates what is called double check, ie if the black Kt at KR 6 moves to В 7, ... In cas« of * double check, it is obvious that the King must ..."

2. The Principles of Chess in Theory and Practice by James Mason (1896)
"In this variation the mate is given by a double check. Manifestly there can be no resource for .a King in double check except to move himself, ..."

3. A Treatise on the Game of Chess by J. H. Sarratt (1808)
"(é) If be move his King to his Rook's third square, you must play your King's Knight to his Bishop's second square, giving double check, and check-mate. ..."

4. Shop Management and Systems: A Treatise on the Organization of Machine by Franklin Day Jones, Edward K. Hammond (1918)
"Double Check Systems. — When a single check is exchanged for a tool and is placed ... The double check system shows the number of tools received by each ..."

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