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check into

Definition of check into

  1. 1 :  to arrive at and be given a room in (a hotel, motel, etc.) <We checked into a hotel.>

  2. 2 :  to look for information about (something) :  to find out the truth about (something) by getting information <The police are checking into his activities.> <A problem like that should really be checked into carefully.>

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  exposure of a chess king to an attack from which he must be protected or moved to safety

    :  a sudden stoppage of a forward course or progress :  arrest

    :  a checking of an opposing player (as in ice hockey)

  1. :  to put (a chess king) in check

    :  rebuke, reprimand

    :  to slow or bring to a stop :  brake

  1. : used to express assent or agreement

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to criticize in a loud and angry way

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