locker-room

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adjective lock·er-room \ ˈlä-kər-ˌrüm , ˈlä-kə- \
Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of locker-room

:of, relating to, or suitable for use in a locker room; especially :of a coarse or sexual nature
  • locker-room talk

First Known Use of locker-room

1921


locker room

noun

Definition of locker room

:a room for changing clothes and for storing clothing and equipment in lockers; especially :one for use by sports players

First Known Use of locker room

1870


LOCKER-ROOM Defined for English Language Learners

locker-room

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adjective

Definition of locker-room for English Language Learners

  • : of, relating to, or suitable to a locker room


locker room

noun

Definition of locker room for English Language Learners

  • : a room in a school, sports stadium, etc., for changing clothes and for storing clothes and equipment in lockers


LOCKER-ROOM Defined for Kids

locker room

noun

Definition of locker room for Students

:a room where sports players change clothes and store equipment in lockers


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