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English definition of “check sth out”

check sth out

(EXAMINE) informal phrasal verb with check     /tʃek/ verb
C1 to examine something or get more information about it in order to be certain that it is true, safe, or suitable: We'll need to check out his story.Testing, checking and experimenting
(Definition of check sth out (EXAMINE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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