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A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
1. (medicine)
a. to go for a checkup
No me pasa nada. Solo voy al médico para chequearme.There's nothing the matter with me. I'm just going to the doctor for a checkup.
b. to have a checkup
A su edad, debería chequearse una vez al año.At your age, you should have one checkup a year.
2. (aviation)
Regionalism used in Colombia
Regionalism used in Venezuela
a. to check in
Nos chequeamos y fuimos a tomar un café.We checked in and went for a coffee.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (to review)
a. to check
¿Puede chequear la presión de las llantas, por favor?Would you check my tire pressure, please?
4. (to have a look)
a. to check
¿Puedes chequear si han enviado la factura?Can you check whether they sent the invoice?
5. (to confirm)
a. to check
Voy a chequear la hora de salida del tren.I'm going to check our train's departure time.
6. (to compare)
a. to check
Tendríamos que chequear su firma con la del documento.We'd have to check her signature against that in the document.
7. (aviation)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. to check in
Tenemos que chequear el equipaje antes de las 2 pm.We must check in our luggage before 2 pm.
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (medicine)
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
chequear a alguiento examine somebody, to give somebody a checkup
2. (comprobar)
a. to check
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transitive verb
1 especialmente (Latinoamérica) (comprobar) [+cuenta, documento, salud] to check; [+persona] to check on; check up on
2 (Latinoamérica) [+equipaje] to check in
3 (Latinoamérica) [+cheque] to make out; write
4 (México) (Automóviles) to service
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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