What does locker mean?

Definitions for locker
ˈlɒk ərlock·er

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word locker.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. cabinet, locker, storage locker(noun)

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

  2. locker(noun)

    a fastener that locks or closes

  3. footlocker, locker(noun)

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


  1. locker(Noun)

    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. locker(Noun)

    One who locks something.

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

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Locker(noun)

    one who, or that which, locks

  2. Locker(noun)

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


  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.

Editors Contribution

  1. locker

    A type of framework or structure used to store things in, created and designed in various colors, materials, mechanisms, sizes and styles and purpose.

    Lockers are found in various public places such as locker rooms, workplaces, schools, transport hub etc.

    Submitted by MaryC on October 7, 2015  

How to pronounce locker?

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How to say locker in sign language?

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  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. Peyton Manning:

    We've got a great culture in our locker room.

  2. Ilhan Omar:

    His' locker room' talk is now Oval Office talk.

  3. Kenneth Phillips:

    That's when we dodged the debris to make it to the locker rooms.

  4. Eugene Monroe:

    All over our country people are addicted, and that's happening in our locker rooms.

  5. Donald Trump:

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

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