Meaning of “locker room” in the English Dictionary

"locker room" in British English

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locker roomnoun [ C usually singular ]

uk /ˈlɒk.ə ˌruːm/ us /ˈlɑː.kɚ ˌruːm/

locker-roomadjective [ before noun ]

uk /ˈlɒk.ə.ruːm/ /ˈlɒk.ə.rʊm/ us /ˈlɑː.kɚ.ruːm/ /ˈlɑː.kɚ.rʊm/

used to describe the type of sexual jokes and remarks that men are thought to enjoy when they are together:

locker-room talk/jokes

(Definition of “locker room” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"locker room" in American English

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locker roomnoun [ C ]

us /ˈlɑ·kər ˌrum, -ˌrʊm/

a room with lockers where people can leave their clothes while they exercise or play sports

(Definition of “locker room” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)