footlocker

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noun foot·lock·er \ˈfu̇t-ˌlä-kər\

Definition of footlocker

  1. :  a small trunk designed to be placed at the foot of a bed (as in a barracks)

First Known Use of footlocker

1882


FOOTLOCKER Defined for English Language Learners

footlocker

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Definition of footlocker for English Language Learners

  • : a strong box that is kept at the foot of a soldier's bed and that is used for storing personal property



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