Definition of checkout
1 : the action or an instance of checking out
2 : the time at which a lodger must vacate a room (as in a hotel) or be charged for retaining it
3 : a counter or area in a store where goods are checked out
4a : the action of examining and testing something for performance, suitability, or readinessb : the action of familiarizing oneself with the operation of a mechanical thing (as an airplane)
Examples of checkout in a sentence
She paid for the room at checkout.
There was a long line at the checkout.
First Known Use of checkout
CHECKOUT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of checkout for English Language Learners
: the action or an instance of leaving your room in a hotel, motel, etc., after you are finished staying there
: the time by which you must leave your room when you have finished staying in a hotel, motel, etc.
: the place or area where goods are paid for in a store (such as a supermarket)
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