check on - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theycheck on
he/she/itchecks on
present participlechecking on
past tensechecked on
past participlechecked on
  1. to look at someone or something so that you are certain they are safe, satisfactory etc

    I sent Michael to check on the kids.

    The boss arrived to check on our progress.

See also main entry: check