lodge

[ loj ]
/ lɒdʒ /

noun

verb (used without object), lodged, lodg·ing.

verb (used with object), lodged, lodg·ing.

Origin of lodge

1175–1225; Middle English logge < Old French loge < Medieval Latin laubia, lobia; see lobby

OTHER WORDS FROM lodge

lodge·a·ble, adjective

Definition for lodge (2 of 2)

Lodge
[ loj ]
/ lɒdʒ /

noun

Henry Cabot,1850–1924, U.S. public servant and author: senator 1893–1924.
his grandsonHenry Cabot, Jr.,1902–85, U.S. journalist, statesman, and diplomat.
Sir Oliver Joseph,1851–1940, English physicist and writer.
Thomas,1558?–1625, English poet and dramatist.
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British Dictionary definitions for lodge (1 of 3)

lodge
/ (lɒdʒ) /

noun

verb

Derived forms of lodge

lodgeable, adjective

Word Origin for lodge

C15: from Old French loge, perhaps from Old High German louba porch

British Dictionary definitions for lodge (2 of 3)

Lodge1
/ (lɒdʒ) /

noun

David (John). born 1935, British novelist and critic. His books include Changing Places (1975), Small World (1984), Nice Work (1988), Therapy (1995), and Thinks... (2001)
Sir Oliver (Joseph). 1851–1940, British physicist, who made important contributions to electromagnetism, radio reception, and attempted to detect the ether. He also studied allegedly psychic phenomena
Thomas. ?1558–1625, English writer. His romance Rosalynde (1590) supplied the plot for Shakespeare's As You Like It

British Dictionary definitions for lodge (3 of 3)

Lodge2
/ (lɒdʒ) /

noun

the Lodge the official Canberra residence of the Australian Prime Minister
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