checkout check‧out [ˈtʆek-aʊt] noun1. [countable] the place in a supermarket where you pay for the things you are buying:
• a magazine for sale at checkout counters2. [uncountable] TRAVEL the time by which you must leave a hotel room:
• Checkout is at noon.
* * *checkout UK US /ˈtʃekaʊt/ noun► [C] COMMERCE the place in a store, especially a large food store, where you pay for your goods: »
Your fruit and vegetables will be weighed at the checkout.»
She works on the checkout at the local supermarket.► [C or U] E-COMMERCE the area of a website where you order and pay for goods, or the process of paying for goods: »
Click on your selections and proceed to checkout.► [U] the process of leaving a hotel room, paying for it, and returning the key: »
Checkout is at 11:00 am.»
Speak to Reception if you would like to request a later checkout.
Financial and business terms. 2012.
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checkout — n. 1. the latest time for vacating a hotel room without being charged for extra time; as, the checkout here is 12 noon. Syn: checkout time. [WordNet 1.5] 2. A counter in a supermarket or other retail store where one pays for one s purchases. Syn … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
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checkout — (n.) 1944, from CHECK (Cf. check) (v.) + OUT (Cf. out). Originally training given to a pilot for using a specific aircraft; hotel sense is from 1958 … Etymology dictionary
checkout — ► NOUN ▪ a point at which goods are paid for in a supermarket or similar store … English terms dictionary
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checkout — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ supermarket ▪ express VERB + CHECKOUT ▪ go through ▪ You can t just go through the checkout without paying! CHECKOUT + NOUN … Collocations dictionary
checkout — /chek owt /, n. 1. the procedure of vacating and paying for one s quarters at a hotel. 2. the time before which a hotel room must be vacated if another day s charge is not to be made. 3. an examination of fitness for performance: The checkout of… … Universalium
checkout — check|out [ˈtʃek aut] n 1.) the place in a ↑supermarket where you pay for the goods you have collected ▪ Why can t they have more checkouts open? ▪ the checkout assistant 2.) [U and C] the time by which you must leave a hotel room ▪ Checkout is… … Dictionary of contemporary English
checkout — [[t]tʃe̱kaʊt[/t]] checkouts also check out N COUNT In a supermarket, a checkout is a counter where you pay for things you are buying. ...queuing at the checkout in Sainsbury s … English dictionary