Definition of Checkroom

1. Noun. A room where baggage or parcels are checked.

Exact synonyms: Left-luggage Office
Generic synonyms: Room

Definition of Checkroom

1. Noun. (American English) A place where outdoor clothing or luggage may be temporarily stored ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Checkroom

1. [n -S]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Checkroom

checkout chicks
checkout counter
checkout divider
checkout dividers
checkout line
checkout time
checkouts
checkpoint
checkpointed
checkpointing
checkpoints
checkrein
checkreins
checkroll
checkrolls
checkroom (current term)
checkrooms
checkrow
checkrowed
checkrowing
checkrows
checks
checks and balances
checks in
checks out
checks over
checksheet
checkstring
checkstrings
checksum

Literary usage of Checkroom

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Women and the Trades,Pittsburgh,1907-1908 by Elizabeth Beardsley Butler (1909)
"It so happens, in one case, that the checkroom is practically in a building by itself. There are windows side and front, and the room is bright, ..."

2. Women and the Trades, Pittsburgh, 1907-1908 by Elizabeth Beardsley Butler (1909)
"In the other plant owned by the same company the checkroom is on the first floor, ... The work is subdivided * In one or two cases including this, checkroom ..."

3. The Bookman (1898)
"... including children's room, newspaper reading-room, public bicycle checkroom, staff bicycle-room, staff sitting-room, and staff lunch-room. ..."

4. Lawyers' Reports Annotated by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company (1905)
"... that his baggage was to be placed in the checkroom, and the clerk who was on duty testified that he bad no notice or knowledge that plaintiff's valise ..."

5. The American State Reports: Containing the Cases of General Value and by Abraham Clark Freeman (1904)
"It is not negligence for a guest not to avail himself of a checkroom for his hat and coat while at meals, where the proprietor employs a servant to receive ..."

6. Ruling Cases by Irving Browne, Leonard Augustus Jones, James Tower Keen, Edward Manson, John Melville Gould (1898)
"Annotated, 442, a union depot company was held liable for an assault upon a passenger by a vicious employee of a tenant who had charge of a checkroom, ..."

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