double–check

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verb \ˌdə-bəl-ˈchek, ˈdə-bəl-ˌ\

Definition of double–check

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to subject to a double check data double–checked for accuracy

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to make a double check

1944

First Known Use of double–check

1944


DOUBLE–CHECK Defined for English Language Learners

double–check

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verb \ˌdə-bəl-ˈchek, ˈdə-bəl-ˌ\

Definition of double–check for English Language Learners

  • : to check (something) again in order to be certain

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