Definitions for checkedtʃɛkt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. having a pattern of squares; checkered:

    a checked shirt.

  2. (of a syllable) closed. (of a vowel) situated in a closed syllable .

    Category: Phonetics

    Ref: (opposed to free )

Origin of checked:


Princeton's WordNet

  1. checked, checkered, chequered(adj)

    patterned with alternating squares of color

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. checked(adjective)ʃɛkt

    with a pattern of squares

    a checked shirt


  1. checked(Adjective)

    Having a pattern of checks; checkered.

    A checked tie.

  2. checked(Adjective)

    Of syllables, having a coda.

  3. checked(Adjective)

    Of consonants, glottalized.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Checked

    of Check

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'checked' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3901

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'checked' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2683

Translations for checked

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


having a pattern of check

She wore a checked skirt; Is the material checked or striped?

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