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Meaning of LOCKER

Pronunciation:  'lâkur

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a storage compartment for clothes and valuables; usually it has a lock
  2. [n]  a trunk for storing personal possessions; usually kept at the foot of a bed (as in a barracks)
  3. [n]  a fastener that locks or closes

LOCKER is a 6 letter word that starts with L.


 Synonyms: cabinet, footlocker, storage locker
 See Also: compartment, fastener, fastening, fixing, glory hole, holdfast, lazaretto, locker room, trunk



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Lock"er\, n.
1. One who, or that which, locks.

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

{Chain locker} (Naut.), a compartment in the hold of a
   vessel, for holding the chain cables.

{Davy Jones's locker}, or {Davy's locker}. See {Davy Jones}.

{Shot locker}, a compartment where shot are deposited.

Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Seeing or using a locker in your dream means aspects of yourself which you have kept hidden inside. Consider what items and belongings are in the locker. In particular, to dream of a school locker indicates hidden feelings, knowledge, and attitudes that you need to learn and/or acknowledge. Dreaming that you cannot open a locker or that your forgot the combination, suggests that you are unsure of where you stand in a particular situation. You feel that you are on shaky ground. If you cannot find your locker, then it also symbolizes your insecurities about your role or position in a situation.
Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: archives, armory, arsenal, attic, bank, basement, bay, bin, bonded warehouse, bookcase, box, bunker, bursary, buttery, cargo dock, cash register, cashbox, cellar, chest, closet, coffer, coin box, cold storage, conservatory, coolerman, coolhouse, crate, crib, cupboard, depository, depot, dock, drawer, dump, exchequer, fisc, Fort Knox, freezer locker, frigidarium, frozen-food locker, glory hole, godown, gold depository, hold, hutch, library, locker plant, lumber room, lumberyard, magasin, magazine, money chest, penny bank, piggy bank, pork barrel, public crib, public till, public treasury, public trough, rack, repertory, repository, reservoir, rick, safe, safe-deposit box, shelf, stack, stack room, stock room, storage, store, storehouse, storeroom, strong room, strongbox, subtreasury, supply base, supply depot, tank, till, treasure house, treasure room, treasure-house, treasury, vat, vault, warehouse, wine cellar