- anything that checks, restrains, etc.
- a check upon a check; double check
- to check or restrain by a counteraction
- to check again; confirm by a second check
transitive verbcoun·ter·checked, coun·ter·check·ing, coun·ter·checks
(third-person singular simple present counterchecks, present participle counterchecking, simple past and past participle counterchecked)
counter- + check