check into

phrasal verb [transitive]
Word forms "check into":
present tense I/you/we/they check into he/she/it checks into present participle checking into past tense checked into past participle checked into
1) check into something to arrive at a hotel or a private hospital where you have arranged to stay and give your personal details to the person working at the reception desk

We won't be able to check into the hotel until 3 o'clock.

2) check into something to try to find out more information about a particular subject

I'll check into the tours and see how much they cost.


English dictionary. 2014.

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