check up on
phrasal investigate <
check up on a possible investment
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  • check on someone/thing — or[check up on someone/thing] {v}. To try to find out the truth or rightness of; make sure of; examine; inspect; investigate. * /We checked on Dan s age by getting his birth record./ * /Mrs. Brown said she heard someone downstairs and Mr. Brown… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • check on someone/thing — or[check up on someone/thing] {v}. To try to find out the truth or rightness of; make sure of; examine; inspect; investigate. * /We checked on Dan s age by getting his birth record./ * /Mrs. Brown said she heard someone downstairs and Mr. Brown… …   Dictionary of American idioms

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