chequenoun [ C ]UK US check uk /tʃek/ us /tʃek/
I wrote him a cheque for £50.
Who should I make out this cheque to? (= Whose name should I write on it?)
- It usually takes four to five working days for a cheque to clear.
- Please find enclosed a cheque in settlement of your invoice.
- A customer had tried to pass off a dud cheque .
- I made a cheque out for £20 to 'Henry's Supermarket'.
- When she got her first salary cheque, she indulged in an orgy of spending.