footlocker

noun foot·lock·er \ ˈfu̇t-ˌlä-kər \
|Updated on: 12 Jul 2018

Definition of footlocker

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

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First Known Use of footlocker

1882

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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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