An example of body check is when a San Jose Sharks player has the puck and a player from the Los Angeles Kings runs his shoulder into him.
(plural body checks)
(third-person singular simple present body checks, present participle body checking, simple past and past participle body checked)
- To perform a body check on someone.
(third-person singular simple present body-checks, present participle body-checking, simple past and past participle body-checked)
- To perform a body check; to shove.