Definition of uncheck in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌənˈCHek/


[with object]
Unselect (a box in an electronic form, questionnaire, etc.): consumers had to uncheck the box for travel insurance to opt out of purchasing it
More example sentences
  • Under the security tab uncheck the box marked 'Log on to network'.
  • Go back to options; and for Alerts and Sounds, uncheck all the boxes.
  • In the General tab, locate and uncheck File and Printer Sharing.

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Syllabification: un·check

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