from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. One that locks: a locker of windows and doors.
- n. A small, usually metal compartment that can be locked, especially one at a gymnasium or public place for the safekeeping of clothing and valuables.
- n. A flat trunk for storage.
- n. A heavily insulated refrigerated cabinet, compartment, or room for storing frozen foods.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A type of storage compartment with a lock usually used to store clothing, equipment, or books.
- n. One who locks something.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One who, or that which, locks.
- n. A drawer, cupboard, compartment, or chest, esp. one in a ship, that may be closed with a lock.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who or that which locks up.
- n. A close receptacle, as a chest, a drawer, a compartment, or a cupboard, that may be closed with a lock.
- n. A recess or niche near an altar in some Roman Catholic churches, intended as a depository for water, oil, etc.
- n. A bar-room or groggery.
- To curl.
- To entangle; mat together.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a storage compartment for clothes and valuables; usually it has a lock
- n. a trunk for storing personal possessions; usually kept at the foot of a bed (as in a barracks)
- n. a fastener that locks or closes
High school as American exceptionalism in the bang of a locker is a fetching idea, but unfortunately, Milner's specialty is pecking orders: his best-known work, Status and Sacredness (1994), examined India's caste system.
Before he executed this duty, however, the unfortunate man opened what he called a locker -- what a housewife would term a cupboard -- and fortified his nerves with a strong draught of pure Nantes; a liquor that no hostilities, custom-house duties, or national antipathies, has ever been able to bring into general disrepute in the British Islands.
Last Hero, do you like hanging out in locker rooms full of naked and sweaty male bodies?
This is a pretty good description of how women usually act in locker rooms.
In the era of multimillion-dollar salaries, chartered jets and Xboxes in locker stalls, the spirit of Rambis remains alive through the grittiness of certain players who still do the dirty work.
A locking differential, diff-lock or locker is a variation on the standard automotive differential.
Women who didn't participate in "locker room stuff" were also excluded from important information shared by their male colleagues - and networking and inside information are important for advancing your career.
Everyone has to find an identity that doesn't involve where your locker is or who you sit with in the cafeteria.
Floyd, whose locker is three cubicles away from Upton's in the clubhouse, said that will be done.
Cameras could be prohibited from taking pictures in locker rooms and museums, and recording equipment could be disabled in theaters.