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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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They can simply check them off as done using hand gestures rather than first having to take off safety wear, such as heavy gloves.
I like getting things done-planning, organizing and checking things off a list, but admittedly, I also have a tendency to check them off at the last possible minute.
The Times' Watch news application "features breaking news alerts and one-sentence stories crafted specifically for small screens," while the cooking software allows users to "open the recipe on their iPhone and seamlessly tap step-by-step instructions or individual ingredients to check them off as they shop or cook.
I then manage those steps by listing the action points and do what I can to check them off.
If you can check them off your list, go ahead and consider yourself a financial adult.
I realized I needed to take a good look at all of my projects, start prioritizing them and check them off one by one as they were completed.
We're also fans of Toodledo, which offers both flexibility and intuitive controls, and Things, which makes it easy to create to-dos and check them off as you complete them.
I started to check them off one by one and as each number matched my chest became tighter and tighter.
Not all the words will be used, so check them off as you go.
THINK of all the features you would most like to see in a brand new villa and you might just be able to check them off your list at Persimmon's The Meadows Development in Lanarkshire.
Each week I draw a dot beside the scales/arpeggios to be practiced and check them off at next week's lesson.
As these events transpire properly, check them off your list.
Make sure you keep a copy of all invoices and receipts so you can check them off against your credit card bill.
All your favourites are on it - Pikachu, Charmander, Squirtle and right through to No 150, Mewtwo, so you can check them off as you collect.