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Definition of in check

in check

adjective

  • excessively under control.
    Dang, your boyfriend has you in check!

    Last edited on Jan 01 2011. Submitted by Jacki P. from Honolulu, HI, USA on Jan 09 2003.

  • under control, in a reasonable way.
                                                                                                                                           

    Citation from "Meet Juan Doe", Raines (TV), Season 1 Episode 2 (2007) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Jan 01 2011. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Jan 01 2011.

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Other terms relating to 'check':

Definitions include: ok, or yes.
Definitions include: to get rid of before entering a venue.
Definitions include: what is she doing
Definitions include: something worthy of "checking out"; "awesome"; "cool"; "wicked".
Definitions include: to look at; examine; "check it out".
Definitions include: "pay attention."
Definitions include: telling someone to check you out.
Definitions include: used during some kind of competition in which one party reminds the other of the score or the results of their competition.
Definitions include: to listen to.
Definitions include: used to indicate one wants to leave the current situation.
Definitions include: "Check out that hot guy."
Definitions include: to defecate.
Definitions include: to accidentally hit or run over a curb while driving a motor vehicle.
Definitions include: a declaration, often made in an argument among friends to end the argument, that a person's opinion or statement of facts are not credible.
Definitions include: a pedant.

Other terms relating to 'in':

Definitions include: something you have now is worth more than two things you have just a chance of getting.
Definitions include: a secret advantage.
Definitions include: involving everyone or everything.
Definitions include: doing something emphatically.
Definitions include: no chance.
Definitions include: something easy.
Definitions include: at some time before the present.
Definitions include: having resumed an activity that one had previously stopped performing.
Definitions include: included.
Definitions include: clitoris.
Definitions include: to intrude.
Definitions include: See barge in.
Definitions include: visible mucus in one's nostrils.
Definitions include: acronym for "be back in a bit", i.e. "I will return in a short amount of time."
Definitions include: never.

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