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synonyms for in check

  • discreet
  • laid-back
  • mild
  • muted
  • reasonable
  • reticent
  • subdued
  • tasteful
  • unobtrusive
  • chilled
  • controlled
  • cool
  • moderate
  • plain
  • retiring
  • shrinking
  • steady
  • withdrawn
  • bottled-up
  • calm and collected
  • conservative
  • corked up
  • in charge
  • inobtrusive
  • on a leash
  • self-controlled
  • soft
  • temperate
  • unaffable
  • undemonstrative
  • under control
  • under wraps
  • unexcessive
  • unexpansive
  • unextreme
  • uptight

antonyms for in check

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  • communicative
  • extroverted
  • friendly
  • outgoing
  • assured
  • bold
  • confident
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How to use in check in a sentence

Such throats are trying, are they not?In case one catches cold; Ah, yes!
BOYS AND GIRLS BOOKSHELF; A PRACTICAL PLAN OF CHARACTER BUILDING, VOLUME I (OF 17)VARIOUS
The commander-in-chief still kept him attached to the headquarter staff, and constantly employed him on special service.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
So far Murat had always held subordinate commands; his great ambition was to become the commander-in-chief of an independent army.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
Their jurisdictions overlapped and the Gascon would play second fiddle to no one save to his great brother-in-law.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
"Very well," said the other, handing him a check for twenty-five dollars as a retainer, and straightway left the office.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
But the novel disappeared under the clothes with amazing celerity as the voice of her sister-in-law demanded admission.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Her sister-in-law pointed out to her that old Mr. Warrender had been very attentive lately.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
The new Government to preserve public order and check all reprisals against the Spaniards.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
But in the organization in which we live over-production tends to check itself at once.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
Am I to check the number of rounds in the limbers; on the beaches and in transit during a battle?
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO IN CHECK

  • calm and collected
  • chilled
  • conservative
  • controlled
  • cool
  • corked up
  • discreet
  • in charge
  • in check
  • inobtrusive
  • laid-back
  • mild
  • moderate
  • muted
  • on a leash
  • plain
  • reasonable
  • reticent
  • retiring
  • self-controlled
  • shrinking
  • soft
  • steady
  • subdued
  • tasteful
  • temperate
  • unaffable
  • undemonstrative
  • under control
  • under wraps
  • unexcessive
  • unexpansive
  • unextreme
  • unobtrusive
  • uptight
  • withdrawn
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.