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1.to put someone in their place
2.to realize your current position in any of many situations
3.paper money you write
best check yo self, before you reck yourelf
by tweek December 19, 1999
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When someone "calls someone out" or makes fun of someone else. Good checks are funny. Usually when someone is checked, other people will laugh and sometimes join in to the "checking games"
Me - "Brandon you're so ashy, I could start a fire with you're dang kneecap."
Brandon - "Bruh why you gotta check me!!?"

Me - "Britney you need to be checked for that shirt, it looks like a dirty dishrag"
Britney "damn.."
by SmallBodyBigShirt January 04, 2014
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The word used to express excitement during sports betting when you are in position for a payout. "Check!" Originated as a successful leg on a sports betting parlay.
LeBron just gave us the check!
Don't give a premature Check! You Snuff Artist!
by Jake Pounder September 21, 2018
4
Checkered or two-tone clothing items and accessories, particularly in context of Ska music, and the Ska scene.
That rudeboy was in ska concert gear; he had all his checks on.

I'm going to a ska show tonight, so I need to pick up my checks.
by Skek November 20, 2004
5
-Cash, Money
I just got a check off them TVs
by k leron April 09, 2012
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An insult used to describe a person, which is usually followed by the phrase "looking ass nigga"
Boy Im going to check the shit out your ass: mop top carrot top looking ass nigga
by CaptainGarbage December 01, 2009
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In poker, the units used, in place of real money, to bet with. Also known as chips.
When he saw he made his flush, he reached for his stack of checks.
by theeightfive April 11, 2007