footlocker
footlocker foot"lock*er n. a trunk for storing personal possessions; usually kept at the foot of a bed (as in a military barracks).

Syn: locker. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Footlocker — may refer to: * a Footlocker (luggage), a type of trunk or chest * Foot Locker, an American sportswear and footwear retailer * Operation Footlocker, an activity for military children developed by Mary Edwards Wertsch …   Wikipedia

  • footlocker — ☆ footlocker [foot′läk΄ər ] n. a small trunk for personal belongings, usually kept at the foot of the bed of a soldier or camper …   English World dictionary

  • footlocker — UK [ˈfʊtˌlɒkə(r)] / US [ˈfʊtˌlɑkər] noun [countable] Word forms footlocker : singular footlocker plural footlockers mainly American a large strong container for keeping personal possessions, usually placed at the end of a soldier s bed …   English dictionary

  • footlocker — [[t]f ʊtlɒkə(r)[/t]] footlockers also foot locker N COUNT A footlocker is a large box for keeping personal possessions in, especially one that is placed at the end of a bed. [AM] …   English dictionary

  • footlocker — noun Date: 1942 a small trunk designed to be placed at the foot of a bed (as in a barracks) …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • footlocker — /foot lok euhr/, n. a small trunk designed to be kept at the foot of a bed, esp. to contain a soldier s personal effects. [1940 45, Amer.; FOOT + LOCKER] * * * …   Universalium

  • footlocker — noun A long, rectangular trunk or similar container that lays flat on the floor and is usually kept at the foot of a bed, commonly used in barracks and dormitories …   Wiktionary

  • footlocker — foot|lock|er [ fut,lakər ] noun count AMERICAN a large strong container for keeping personal possessions, usually placed at the end of a soldier s bed …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • footlocker — n. trunk in which equipment or personal items are stored …   English contemporary dictionary

  • footlocker — noun N. Amer. a small trunk or storage chest …   English new terms dictionary

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