Meaning of coat-checker in English:

coat-checker

noun

North American

See coat check

  • ‘Filmore, who was a coat-checker decades ago during the Eisenhower administration, had to enter the building through a side door when she worked there.’
  • ‘So what can you do in advance to help the coat-checker find your coat?’
  • ‘Other tasks include working selected dates as coat-checkers or other type of assistants at events held in the facilities.’
  • ‘Along the way are dozens of vignettes of the backstage population, the song pluggers and the elderly coat-checkers, the dog acts and the stagehands, the standees in the dress circle and the black-market procurer in the wings.’