Double check

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Definition

to double check: to verify again, to make sure, to examine several times
idiom
Icarus always double checks his work before sending it to Bruno.

Examples

  • "But I just wanted to double check that there hasn't been a mistake, because the cost of this month's supplies is nearly 14,000 dollars."
  • "Yesterday, as I was double checking our monthly bank statement, I noticed some peculiarities which are quite troubling."
  • "And Cheeter, I suggest you double and triple check all of your research, as I'm sure Miss Bliss is going to do her homework, as she usually does."

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