Part of speech:
To come or bring to a halt; stop, esp. temporarily
To oppose and defeat the efforts, plans, or ambitions of (someone).
To say or do (something) in reply, defense, or retaliation
To be beyond the comprehension of; mystify:
Check means to test, examine, compare or inspect something to see if it is as it should be.
To interfere with; hinder; impede
To get possession or control of by or as by winning a war
To get a monopoly on (a stock or commodity)
To make a move in retaliation or opposition.
To cause feelings of discouragement, annoyance, or lack of fulfillment in:
To obtain a profit or advantage; benefit:
To outwit is to beat someone or defeat them because you are smarter or more clever.
To interrupt one's course or journey for a brief visit or stay. Often used with by, in, or off:
To celebrate victory with pomp; to rejoice over success; to exult in an advantage gained; to exhibit exultation.
(Obs.) To interpret; explain
(Archaic) To miss or let slip by
To apply the FOIL algorithm to.
To hinder or obstruct as with a stymie
To bring into contact, causing electrical interference
To go about making political speeches.
To let do or happen; permit:
Find another word for checkmate. In this page you can discover 24 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for checkmate, like: halt, thwart, counter, defeat, check, baffle, conquer, corner, countermove, frustrate and gain.