claim\ check

noun
A ticket needed to get back something.

The man at the parking lot gave Mrs. Collins a claim check.

The boy put the dry cleaning claim check in his billfold.

The man told Mary the pictures would be ready Friday and gave her a claim check.


Словарь американских идиом. — СПб., Изд-во "Лань". . 1997.

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  • claim check — {n.} A ticket needed to get back something. * /The man at the parking lot gave Mrs. Collins a claim check./ * /The boy put the dry cleaning claim check in his billfold./ * /The man told Mary the pictures would be ready Friday and gave her a claim …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • claim check — {n.} A ticket needed to get back something. * /The man at the parking lot gave Mrs. Collins a claim check./ * /The boy put the dry cleaning claim check in his billfold./ * /The man told Mary the pictures would be ready Friday and gave her a claim …   Dictionary of American idioms

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  • claim check — A receipt for goods bailed, especially for baggage delivered by a passenger to a carrier …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • check — See: BLANK CHECK, CLAIM CHECK, DOUBLE CHECK, IN CHECK, RAIN CHECK, RUBBER CHECK, SALES CHECK …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • check — See: blank check, claim check, double check, in check, rain check, rubber check, sales check …   Словарь американских идиом

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  • check mark — ˈcheck mark noun [countable] a mark that you put next to an answer to show that it is correct, or against an item on a list to show that you have dealt with it; = CHECK; , tick Ame: • Put a check mark in the box to indicate the type of claim you… …   Financial and business terms

  • check — I n. order to a bank (BE has cheque) 1) to issue, make out, write out a check to 2) to draw a check against one s account; to draw a check on a bank 3) to cash; clear; deposit; present a check 4) to cover a check (by making a deposit) 5) to… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • check — check1 W2S1 [tʃek] v ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(find out)¦ 2¦(ask somebody)¦ 3¦(not do something)¦ 4¦(stop something)¦ 5¦(bags/cases etc)¦ 6¦(make a mark)¦ 7 Check Phrasal verbs  check in  check something<=>off …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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