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check off

To mark someone or something as present, verified, or completed, as on a list. A noun or pronoun can be used between "check" and "off." Checking things off my to-do list is so satisfying. Please check off each step as you do it. Don't worry, I checked you off when I took attendance.
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check someone or something off

to mark or cross out the name of a person or thing on a list. I am glad to see that you were able to come. I will check you off. I checked the items off. I checked off the recent arrivals.
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check off

Mark as entered, or examined and passed, as in He checked off their names as they arrived. [Early 1800s]
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check off

v.
To put a check mark on or next to some item on a list to indicate that it has been reviewed or completed: Don't forget to check off the task after you have completed it. As I put the groceries in the cart, I checked them off on my list.
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All NLC colleagues are welcome to attend these special activities and should check off these fees on the NLC conference registration form to ensure their participation.
Check off activities they have done ("diddits") and note ones they want to do ("wannados").
Return visits--users will continue to return to this page as they are able to check off more items.
50 with the usual paper list to check off what you want.
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It's also incumbent on the quarterback, when he senses blitzes, to check off to a route that will let him get rid of the ball quickly.
It will enable him to leave Duke smiling even if he isn't able to check off the one carryover goal on his list.
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Also, the coverage of Westlake's opportunistic secondary - responsible for 17 interceptions - forces quarterbacks to check off primary receivers and gives pass rushers extra time to do their work.