What is checker?

  • (noun): One of the flat round pieces used in playing checkers.
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on checker:

Checker Book Publishing Group - Published Works - Newspaper Strips - Format
... The formats chosen by Checker in which to present their output have come in for some criticism ... the source material), to more pointed criticisms of the sizing of the strips collected in Checker's Dick Tracy and Steve Canyon volumes ... the "decent reproduction of the original strips", but notes that Checker "place only three dailies on each page, when there's clearly room for more" (doubly odd when one considers that the comparable Steve ...

More definitions of "checker":

  • (noun): One who checks the correctness of something.
  • (noun): An attendant who checks coats or baggage.
  • (verb): Variegate with different colors, shades, or patterns.
    Synonyms: chequer
  • (verb): Mark into squares or draw squares on; draw crossed lines on.
    Synonyms: check, chequer