Advertisement - Continue reading below

Definition of "double-checking" []

  • Present participle of double-check. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "double-checking" in a sentence
  • "After double-checking the room number to make sure I was in the right place, I hurried inside."
  • "I have yet to make the mistake of filling the tank with another type of essence* (having learned from my husband's mistake); perhaps all that neurotic double-checking has served its purpose?"
  • "A few minutes later, after pacing, making some phone calls and double-checking the plans on his paper, he walked back towards me and said proudly, “Your son will rest in peace here under this tree.”"
Words like "double-checking"