[ lok-er-room, -roo m ]
/ ˈlɒk ərˌrum, -ˌrʊm /


of, characteristic of, or suitable to conversation in a locker room; earthy or sexually explicit: locker-room humor.

Nearby words

  1. locked-in syndrome,
  2. locker,
  3. locker plant,
  4. locker room,
  5. locker-lampson,
  6. lockerbie,
  7. locket,
  8. lockfast,
  9. lockhart,
  10. lockhart, john gibson

Origin of locker-room

First recorded in 1945–50

locker room


a room containing lockers, as in a gymnasium, factory, or school, for changing clothes and for the storage and safekeeping of personal belongings.

Origin of locker room

First recorded in 1890–95 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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