blank check

noun

Definition of blank check

  1. 1 :  a signed check with the amount unspecified

  2. 2 :  complete freedom of action or control :  carte blanche

1793

First Known Use of blank check

1793


BLANK CHECK Defined for English Language Learners

blank check

noun

Definition of blank check for English Language Learners

  • : a signed check that does not have the amount of money written on it yet

  • : complete control or freedom

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