check up


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Financial, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

check up (on someone or something)

to determine the state of someone or something. Please don't check up on me. I can be trusted. I see no need to check up.
See also: check, up

check up

see under check on.
See also: check, up
References in periodicals archive ?
We conduct proper medical check ups of the passengers especially the ones who come from the other side of the border.
The Chevy Venture Mobile Car Seat Check Up Minivans help the local SAFE KIDS coalitions multiply the reach and awareness of child passenger safety efforts in a way that is convenient to families," said John Middlebrook, vice president and general manager, vehicle brand marketing, General Motors.
FREE blood pressure check ups were on offer on Saturday morning courtesy of volunteers at the Stroke Association.
Regular check ups are an important part of a child's growth and development.
The statistics also revealed that fewer Hispanic and black men made routine medical care appointments than white men, and those with private insurance were more likely to attend regular check ups than those with none.
The free dental check-ups aim to spot signs of mouth cancer early, make people aware of the signs and symptoms of oral cancer and encourage people to attend regular dentist check ups.
A women's team of two general practitioners and four nurses from the medical centre also conducted free check ups for blood pressure and body mass index.