To put a sudden restraint upon; to stop temporarily; to hinder; to repress; to curb.
To make a stop; to pause; -- with at.
To act as a curb or restraint.
To stop and sniff about for the scent.
An interruption in a run caused by hounds temporarily losing the line. (Checks provide a welcome "refreshment" break from the action for many CVH subscribers!)
A type of interruption caused by the detection of an internal hardware detected malfunction.
stop for a moment, as if out of uncertainty or caution; "She checked for an instant and missed a step"
stop in a chase especially when scent is lost; "The dog checked"
Hounds temporarily lose the line on a run. Followers stay quiet.
An interruption of the run caused by hounds losing the line temporarily.
To lose the scent either temporarily or permanently. After they have checked they have to cast (as above).
A check in the hunt is caused in the temporary loss of the scent.
When hounds lose the scent and stop. Hounds may search for the line or are cast by the huntsman.