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Definition of "cheque" []

  • Chiefly British Variant of check. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "cheque" in a sentence
  • "A person may, of course, hold a cheque for a much longer period than the time above mentioned and present it and receive payment, but the point that we are trying to make clear is that _the risk of holding it_ during this period _is the holder's and not the risk of the maker of the cheque_."
  • "What we've always made clear we have difficulty with, is what we describe as cheque book diplomacy."
  • "Will keep you informed if the cheque is a rubber one! lol! giagia says:"