Definition of checkbook in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈCHekˌbo͝ok/


A book of blank checks with a register for recording checks written.
Example sentences
  • And she got our her checkbook and wrote me a check for the bill - and paid for all 450 guests.
  • He, without giving me a chance, pulled out his checkbook and wrote them a check.
  • Joe took out his checkbook and wrote out the check and handed it to the worker.

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Syllabification: check·book

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