Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Wikipedia.


1. A room for the deposit or checking of outer clothing.
2. A small lounge outside a legislative chamber where coats may be hung.
3. A room for checking packages or baggage, as in a theater, railway station, or airport.
4. (Brit.) A washroom and toilet.
References in periodicals archive ?
His father and namesake was a grain trimmer and checkroom clerk in the Port of Baltimore and his uncle was president of Baltimore ILA Local 953 during the 1920's 30's and 40's.
In addition, holiday shoppers visiting the new Rockefeller Center store can lighten their load while they shop with complimentary coat and bag checkrooms.