What does checker mean?

Definitions for checker
ˈtʃɛk ərcheck·er

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word checker.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. checker(noun)

    an attendant who checks coats or baggage

  2. checker(noun)

    one who checks the correctness of something

  3. checker, chequer(verb)

    one of the flat round pieces used in playing the game of checkers

  4. check, checker, chequer(verb)

    mark into squares or draw squares on; draw crossed lines on

  5. checker, chequer(verb)

    variegate with different colors, shades, or patterns


  1. checker(Noun)

    One who checks something.

  2. checker(Noun)

    The clerk who tallies cost of purchases and accepts payment.

    There was a long line at the grocery store because the checker was so slow.

  3. checker(Noun)

    A playing piece in the game of checkers (British: draughts).

  4. checker(Verb)

    To mark in a pattern of alternating light and dark spots, like a checkerboard.

  5. checker(Verb)

    To develop markings in a pattern of alternating light and dark spots, like a checkerboard.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Checker(verb)

    one who checks

  2. Checker(noun)

    to mark with small squares like a checkerboard, as by crossing stripes of different colors

  3. Checker(noun)

    to variegate or diversify with different qualities, colors, scenes, or events; esp., to subject to frequent alternations of prosperity and adversity

  4. Checker(verb)

    a piece in the game of draughts or checkers

  5. Checker(verb)

    a pattern in checks; a single check

  6. Checker(verb)


  7. Origin: [OF. eschequier. See Checker, v. t.]

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How to say checker in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of checker in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of checker in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of checker in a Sentence

  1. Pedram Shojai:

    Meditating is like your brain's virus checker, detecting toxic stress and blocking its effects on your physical and emotional health.

  2. Omar Khayyám:

    Tis all a Checker-board of Nights and days where Destiny with Men for Pieces plays: Hither and thither moves, and mates and slays, and one by one back in the Closet lays.

  3. Janet Minor:

    I have a spelling checkerIt came with my PCIt plainly marks four my revueMistakes I cannot sea.I've run this poem threw it,I'm sure your pleased too no,Its letter perfect in it's weigh,My checker tolled me sew.

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Translations for checker

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  • касиерка, касиер, проверител, пулBulgarian
  • ταμίας, ελεγκτής, πούλιGreek
  • kassa, tarkastajaFinnish
  • vérificateurFrench
  • 체커Korean
  • контролёр, шашка, учётчик, кассир, чекер, билетёр, кассирша, проверкиRussian

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