personal check

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n personal check a check drawn against funds deposited in your personal checking account
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Usage

In literature:

Few persons except the initiated are fully alive to the immense importance of checking fire at its commencement.
"Post Haste" by R.M. Ballantyne
And how does he expect me to make a personal check in one night?
"The Players" by Everett B. Cole
Their power is indeed checked by the centralization of all the executive faculties in the person of the sovereign.
"Paul Patoff" by F. Marion Crawford
He always kept his personal check-book in the firm's safe.
"Skinner's Dress Suit" by Henry Irving Dodge
And the tellers were quite sure that the person presenting the checks was Prince Morrell.
"The Girl from Sunset Ranch" by Amy Bell Marlowe
No bank would pay a check for that amount to an unknown party, without the personal advice of the drawer.
"In Her Own Right" by John Reed Scott
If he sought to reach a more personal basis he found himself checked.
"Ainslee's, Vol. 15, No. 5, June 1905" by Various
Betty, my dear, you know that your aunt is a very rash and heedless person; I hope you will hold her in check.
"Betty Leicester" by Sarah Orne Jewett
Nor is the stranger held in check by considerations other than personal ones.
"Introduction to the Science of Sociology" by Robert E. Park
Voices are heard of persons calling one another and checking their numbers.
"The Forerunners" by Romain Rolland
This claim of the secondary personality has been experimentally checked up by Dr. Morton Prince, in the following way.
"Psychology" by Robert S. Woodworth
The check will be payable to you personally.
"The Silent Barrier" by Louis Tracy
In either case his personal pride is checked.
"The Voice of Science in Nineteenth-Century Literature" by Various
About fifty thousand persons died of cholera in England; epidemic checked late in the year.
"The Scrap Book, Volume 1, No. 5" by Various
Would you accept a personal check?
"Wheels Within" by Charles V. De Vet
Gerry Norton checked the altitude personally, watching the slowly moving hand of the indicator.
"The Golden Amazons of Venus" by John Murray Reynolds
Religion at home is the lesson, religion as a check upon personal domestic feelings, and the life of domestic graces.
"The Hearth-Stone" by Samuel Osgood
To their surprise they found a letter from Alfred's father with a check for their personal expenses.
"The Boy Volunteers with the French Airmen" by Kenneth Ward
The check shows, and the evidence is absolutely perfect, that the money was paid to Rerdell in person.
"The Works of Robert G. Ingersoll, Vol. 10 (of 12) Dresden Edition--Legal" by Robert G. Ingersoll
Paulding was raising Yetta's salary among his personal friends, and his check came to her directly without passing through the general treasury.
"Comrade Yetta" by Albert Edwards
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In news:

HLPD received a check welfare request for a person on 7th Ave. HLPD assisted MAWSECO Journeys with a student.
Also today in Bon Iver footage: check out a video of Justin Vernon playing his personally-designed guitar made of whiskey barrels- a collaboration between Bon Iver and Bushmills.
All members are screened checked out and meetings in person this is not an online dating service.
You've cast your ballot (or if you haven't and don't know where to go, check out vote411.com for personalized voting information), now to wait for the results.
Municipal court no longer accepts personal checks.
1 person has posted a review, snapped a photo, checked in, or tipped this place.
After all, you have to meet photographers personally to check them out.
You should check the applicable privacy policies of those third parties when providing personally identifiable information through linked web sites.
Potential employers and college admissions panels are using social media to check a person's reputation.
The one provision upheld by the court requires that local police officers must check a person's immigration status while enforcing the law.
Check out the Red Light King video "Old Man" and get to know this Canadian known as KAZ personally.
While the sample ballot is accurate most of the time, Gonzales urges every in-person voter to visit the registrar 's website at www.lavote.net or call 1-800-815-2666 to check the location of his or her polling place.
It's a person with a special assignment to help a beneficiary manage the monthly check.
A staff person was doing a regular garbage and restroom check at the Alexandria City Park when he came upon significant damage.
Cash, Credit Cards, Personal Checks.
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In science:

The final question on our executive summary asked about novel uses of the Personal Memex. Several novel ideas were proposed: • Check the weather predictions on the Internet and remind the user to bring an umbrella or dress appropriately.
Human Information Processing with the Personal Memex
To create a new profile, john smith, enters personal information and moves to shopping cart for checking out.
A UI Design Case Study and a Prototype of a Travel Search Engine
In addition, the design data from the various CAD tools used must be viewed and checked for consistency by many persons in a CAD tool independent way, through inexpensive Web interfaces.
TESLA Technical Design Report Part I: Executive Summary
Who would you rather invite along: the person who answers correctly or someone who comes up with a creative “wrong” answer? Multiple-choice questions check standard reasoning, but punish non-triviality and originality.
Odd One Out
It resolves user-identity in the knowledge-base by checking outlinks to a user’s personal web page from the remaining two nodes.
User Taglines: Alternative Presentations of Expertise and Interest in Social Media
In also explains why many reasonable schemes, the security of which is still an open problem, are secure in the Random Oracle Model: good suggestions should be expected to pass a sanity check. 21 Would I, personally, endorse this method is a different question.
The Random Oracle Methodology, Revisited
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