Translation of checar in English:

checar

to check, v.

transitive verb

Mexico
  • 1

    (revisar, mirar)
    to check
    checaron la presión del aceite they checked the oil pressure
    • me chequé la presión I had my blood pressure checked
    • ¿por qué no vas a que te chequen? why don't you go for a checkup?
    • ¡checa eso! ¡qué sombrero! look at that! / take a look at that! what a hat!
  • 2

    (verificar)
    to check
    ¿checaron el saldo? did you check the balance?
    • ¿llegó el correo? — ahorita se lo checo has the mail come? — I'll go and check right now
  • 3

    (vigilar)
    to check up on
    no me gusta que me anden checando I don't like people checking up on me
    • su trabajo consiste en checar que los demás trabajen his job is to check / make sure that everybody else is working
  • 4

    (marcar)
    no olvides que te chequen el boleto del estacionamiento don't forget to get the parking ticket stamped
    • tengo que checar tarjeta a las 9 I have to clock in at nine o'clock