double-check

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verb \ ˌdə-bəl-ˈchek , ˈdə-bəl-ˌ \

Definition of double-check

transitive verb
:to subject to a double check
  • data double-checked for accuracy
intransitive verb
:to make a double check

First Known Use of double-check

1944


double check

noun

Definition of double check

:a careful checking to determine accuracy, condition, or progress especially of something already checked

First Known Use of double check

1953


DOUBLE-CHECK Defined for English Language Learners

double-check

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Definition of double-check for English Language Learners

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


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