What does locker mean?

Definitions for locker
ˈlɒk ərlock·er

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word locker.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. cabinet, locker, storage lockernoun

    a storage compartment for clothes and valuables; usually it has a lock

  2. lockernoun

    a fastener that locks or closes

  3. footlocker, lockernoun

    a trunk for storing personal possessions; usually kept at the foot of a bed (as in a barracks)

Wiktionary

  1. lockernoun

    A type of storage compartment with a lock usually used to store clothing, equipment, or books.

    The student placed her books in her locker when she arrived at school.

  2. lockernoun

    One who locks something.

    The locker of the trapped chest must be careful, so as not to spring the trap.

  3. Etymology: From lock (+ -er) from loc, from lukan. Cognate with German Loch, Dutch luik, and Dutch loket.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Lockernoun

    Any thing that is closed with a lock; a drawer.

    Etymology: from lock.

    I made lockers or drawers at the end of the boat. R. Crusoe.

Wikipedia

  1. Locker

    A locker is a small, usually narrow storage compartment. They are commonly found in dedicated cabinets, very often in large numbers, in various public places such as locker rooms, workplaces, elementary schools,middle and high schools, transport hubs and the like. They vary in size, purpose, construction, and security.

ChatGPT

  1. locker

    A locker is a type of storage compartment, usually rectangular in shape and secured with a lock, used for storing personal belongings, valuables or materials. They can be found in schools, workplaces, gyms, sports centres, and many other public or private locations. They come in various sizes and designs, some standalone units while others are grouped in rows or blocks.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lockernoun

    one who, or that which, locks

  2. Lockernoun

    a drawer, cupboard, compartment, or chest, esp. one in a ship, that may be closed with a lock

Wikidata

  1. Locker

    A locker is a small, usually narrow storage compartment. They are commonly found in dedicated cabinets, very often in large numbers, in various public places such as locker rooms, workplaces, middle and high schools, transport hub and the like. They vary in size, purpose, construction, and security.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. locker

    A receptacle below deck for containing the chain-cable, which is passed thither through the deck-pipe.

  2. locker

    Divisions in cabins and store-rooms.--Boatswain's locker. A chest in small craft wherein material for working upon rigging is kept.--Chain-locker or chain-well, where the chain-cables are kept; best abreast the main-mast, as central weight, but often before the fore-mast.--Davy Jones' locker. The bottom of the sea, where nothing is lost, because you know where it is.--Shot-lockers, near the pump-well in the hold. Also, the receptacle round the coamings of hatchways.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. LOCKER

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Locker is ranked #10987 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Locker surname appeared 2,894 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 1 would have the surname Locker.

    89.1% or 2,581 total occurrences were White.
    6% or 176 total occurrences were Black.
    2.1% or 62 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.4% or 41 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.6% or 19 total occurrences were Asian.
    0.5% or 15 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of locker in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of locker in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of locker in a Sentence

  1. Jason Johnson:

    As entertaining as it was during the last debate -- and frankly as therapeutic it was for people, myself included -- to watch Marco engage in his old locker room glory days of trading insults and following up the next week talking about the size of Donald Trump's hands -- it's not going to get the job done, what's going to get the job done is contrasting in a presidential way with Donald Trump.

  2. Simona Halep:

    I wanted this badly, when I started the tournament, I talked to the people from the locker room that my dream is to become a member here. So today it's real.

  3. Donald Trump:

    I’m very embarrassed by it, I hate it, but it’s locker room talk. It’s one of those things.

  4. Donald Trump:

    Hey, how about the NFL. Look I don’t want to cause controversy. … I don’t want to cause controversy, they passed this stupid thing. You don’t have to do this anymore if you don’t respect the flag or if you don’t like the country or whatever it is, just go into the locker room.

  5. Luke Kennard:

    We just didn’t get on track defensively with what we wanted to do, it’s something we’ve got to fix right away, and I think we’ve got the guys in the locker room to do that, who are willing to trust in each other and make the changes we need to get more wins.

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