Definition of checkroom in English:

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checkroom

Pronunciation: /ˈCHekˌro͞om/
/ˈCHekˌro͝om/

noun

North American
A room in a public building where coats, hats, luggage, etc., may be left temporarily.
Example sentences
  • ‘Damn it, Rena,’ Greg White says, taking hold of Rena Carlson's arm when he finally catches her near the coat checkroom.
  • By scanning the ring the guard could see that they had paid the entrance fee and in the same way they checked in their coats in the checkroom.
  • Then he leaves the ballroom, grabs his raincoat from the checkroom, and heads home.

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Syllabification: check·room

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