To have a checkup is to go to the doctor to have your health checked. A checkup can include anything from a simple blood test to a more complicated surgery.

  • She had her annual checkup this week.

  • He scheduled a checkup for next week to make sure that everything is okay.

Definition of checkups


a thorough physical examination; includes a variety of tests depending on the age and sex and health of the person


health check, medical, medical checkup, medical exam, medical examination

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