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check out

verb

Definition of check out

  1. intransitive verb
  2. 1 :  to vacate and pay for one's lodging (as at a hotel)

  3. 2 :  die

  4. transitive verb
  5. 1 :  to satisfy all requirements in taking away <checked out a library book>

  6. 2 a :  to itemize and total the cost of and receive payment for (outgoing merchandise) especially in a self-service store b :  to have the cost totaled and pay for (purchases) at a checkout



Examples of check out in a sentence

  1. <check out the house and let me know if you think it's worth buying>

  2. <there are a lot of sights around the world that I want to see before I check out>



1921

First Known Use of check out

1921



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