Definitions for "checked"
A horse which receives some type of interference.
a horse pulled up by his jockey.
Held back from some action especially by force.
Condition Prevented from achieving forward motion by an applied force, such as wind. Checked creatures on the ground merely stop. Checked flying creatures move back a distance specified in the description of the effect.
having a pattern of alternating dark and light squares in rows and columns.
A square that is included in both an across and a down answer is checked, ie the letter in it can be confirmed from two different answers.
patterned with alternating squares of color
Keywords:  tick, dot, black, containing
Containing a tick or a black dot.
Keywords:  boolean, element, specifies, value
A Boolean value that specifies whether or not the element is to be checked