Meaning: to examine something carefully to make sure nothing is wrong, or to look for somethingSynonym: examine
- check through sth When I arrived, a customs officer checked through all my bags.
- check through sth I've checked through all my drawers and all my pockets, but I still can't find my keys.
check through: bags, drawers, pockets, emails, accounts, files, essay, report
The accountant was checking through last month's accounts, looking for