Definition of blank cheque noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    blank cheque

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    (British English)(North American English blank check)
     
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  1. 1a cheque that is signed but which does not have the amount of money to be paid written on it
  2. 2permission or authority to do something that is necessary in a particular situation The President was given a blank check by Congress to continue the war.