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coat checker Syllabification: coat check·er

Definition of coat checker in English:


A cloakroom attendant.
Example sentences
  • She adopted an eclectic approach to supporting herself: working at a kennel, as a temp and even as a coat checker in a downtown nightclub.
  • Mrs. Bush went over and greeted the coat checkers who were very excited to see her.
  • If you've been to a local disco you would have two coat checkers so it is logical to assume that if one was expecting 10,000 or more people at this gate then surely more staff would have been employed, especially on day three!
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