Business / Finance / Check: The acceptable Treasury security with the highest implied repo rate; the rate that a seller of a futures contract can earn by buying an issue and then delivering it at the settlement date.

Other Words for Check

Check Noun Synonyms: stop, stopping, cease, surcease, hesitation, cessation, stoppage, interruption, break, pause, balk or baulk, discontinuity, discontinuation, discontinuance, suspension
Check Verb Synonyms: stop, arrest, stay, halt, obstruct, block, limit, retard, slow, brake, curb, hinder, hamper, impede, thwart

Sweep Check

Entertainment / Ice Hockey / Sweep Check: A check made by a player with one hand on the stick, and one knee so low it is practically on the ice, with the shaft and blade of the stick flat on the ice to take the puck away from an opponent. MORE

Hook Check

Entertainment / Ice Hockey / Hook Check: a sweep of the stick low to the ice to take the puck from an opponent’s stick. MORE

Check Switch

Technology / Television (TV) / Check Switch: Running a check switch procedure starts a series of tests in DISH Network satellite TV system receivers which confirms that a good signal connection between the receiver and the multi-sat dish switch MORE

Stick Check

Entertainment / Ice Hockey / Stick Check: Checking an opponent with the stick. See hook check; poke check; sweep check. MORE


Entertainment / Ice Hockey / Forechecking: Checking in the offensive zone in order to gain control of the puck and set up a scoring opportunity. MORE

Spell Check

Technology / Email / Spell Check: Checks an email message before sending allowing you to correct any spelling errors. This feature is usually similar to the spell checkers found in word processors. MORE