checkroom

noun
check·​room | \ ˈchek-ˌrüm How to pronounce checkroom (audio) , -ˌru̇m \

Definition of checkroom

: a room at which baggage, parcels, or clothing can be left for safekeeping

Examples of checkroom in a Sentence

I got my bag out of the checkroom when the performance ended.

First Known Use of checkroom

1900, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of checkroom was in 1900

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“Checkroom.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/checkroom. Accessed 22 January 2020.

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checkroom

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English Language Learners Definition of checkroom

US : a room in a restaurant, theater, etc., where you can leave something that you do not want to carry or wear while you are there

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