from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Having a pattern of checks or squares: checked cloth.
- adj. Held in check; restrained.
- adj. Linguistics Situated in a stopped or closed syllable: a checked vowel.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Having a pattern of checks; checkered.
- adj. Of syllables, having a coda.
- adj. Of consonants, glottalized.
- v. Simple past tense and past participle of check.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Held back from some action especially by force.
- adj. having a pattern of alternating dark and light squares in rows and columns.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Checkered or variegated.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. patterned with alternating squares of color
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Erin checked the manufacturer's website and found no announced firmware updates, and the newer titles play just fine.
Voting to allow firearms to be in checked baggage on Amtrak
For traveling with wine in checked baggage we found a product called Wineskin.
I read that packing jewelry in checked luggage is not advisable, although I certainly do not have diamonds, rubies, or anything of the sort in my possession.
After all, while it's clear that this fight has been a PR boon to Scottevest, you can't blame them for taking advantage of Delta's censorship (which not incidentally takes place to protect their ability to collect millions of dollars in checked baggage fees).
"Only the federally subsidized Amtrak prohibits law-abiding American citizens from exercising their Second Amendment rights in checked baggage," he said.
Guns in checked baggage like airlines or in carry-on baggage?
I agree with Koldkut, there's some alterior motive here because there is no conceivable reason to not allow them to be in checked bags.
Then informed him that the correct answer was he would have been looking for a good emergency room to get his hearing checked from the screaming that I would do.
Little and Steadman checked the code word and found that "oaktree" was correct.