check sth out Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Definition of “check sth out” - English Dictionary

(Definition of check sth out from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"check sth out" in Business English

See all translations

check sth out

phrasal verb with check uk   us   /tʃek/ verb
to ​examine something or get more ​information about it, especially in ​order to make sure that it is ​safe, ​correct, or suitable: Many ​firms are still not ​checking out how their ​rivalsoperate. They ​spent two days in Orlando ​checking out a handful of ​potentialsites for ​investment.
(Definition of check sth out from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of check sth out?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“check sth out” in English

Word of the Day

costume

the set of clothes typical of a particular country or period of history, or suitable for a particular activity

Word of the Day

I used to work hard/I’m used to working hard (Phrases with ‘used to’)
I used to work hard/I’m used to working hard (Phrases with ‘used to’)
by Kate Woodford,
February 10, 2016
On this blog, we like to look at words and phrases in the English language that learners often have difficulty with. Two phrases that can be confused are ‘used to do something’ and ‘be used to something/doing something’. People often use one phrase when they mean the other, or they use the wrong

Read More 

farecasting noun
farecasting noun
February 08, 2016
predicting the optimum date to buy a plane ticket, especially on a website or using an app A handful of new and updated websites and apps are trying to perfect the art of what’s known as farecasting – predicting the best date to buy a ticket.

Read More