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Noun: checkout  'chek,awt
  1. The act of inspecting or verifying
    - check, check-out procedure
  2. The latest time for vacating a hotel room
    "the checkout here is 12 noon";
    - checkout time
  3. A counter in a supermarket where you pay for your purchases
    - checkout counter
  4. The process or facility for paying for purchases
Verb: check out  chek awt
  1. Examine so as to determine accuracy, quality, or condition
    "Check out the engine";
    - check, check up on, look into, suss out [Brit, informal], check over, go over, check into, suss [Brit, informal], sus [Brit, informal]
  2. Confirm and pay for goods (or services) using a payment facility
  3. Announce one's departure from a hotel
  4. Be verified or confirmed; pass inspection
    "These stories don't check out!";
    - check
  5. Trace
    "We are checking out a few tips";
    - run down
  6. Record, add up, and receive payment for items purchased
    "She was checking out the apples that the customer had put on the conveyer belt"
  7. [US] Withdraw money by writing a check
    - cheque [Brit, Cdn], check
  8. Try to learn someone's opinions and intentions
    "I have to check out the new professor";
    - sound out, feel out

Derived forms: checks out, checking out, checkouts, checked out

Type of: act on, analyse [Brit, Cdn], analyze [N. Amer], canvass, counter, departure time, draw, draw off, examine, follow up on, inspection, pursue, query, question, report, review, study, take out, time of departure, withdraw

Antonym: check in

Encyclopedia: Checkout