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locker room

noun
1.
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
1890-1895
1890-95

locker-room

[lok-er-room, -roo m] /ˈlɒk ərˌrum, -ˌrʊm/
adjective
1.
of, characteristic of, or suitable to conversation in a locker room; earthy or sexually explicit:
locker-room humor.
Origin
1945-50
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  • In the locker room and in the rubbing room beyond all was bustle.

    Left End Edwards Ralph Henry Barbour
  • Then, they say they went on down to the locker room, after talking to some other students.

    The Best Made Plans Everett B. Cole
  • He went through the locker room and got his stethoscope on the way to Ward Five.

    Ten From Infinity Paul W. Fairman
  • He joined Izzy in the locker room, summing up the situation.

    Police Your Planet Lester del Rey
  • I seen the brass in her hand when she came out of the locker room with that gal.

    Guilt of the Brass Thieves Mildred A. Wirt

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