(of a deer or the like) represented as lying down: a stag lodged.
- un·lodged, adjective
- well-lodged, adjective
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How to use lodged in a sentence
And similar shards of enthusiasm-killing kryptonite are lodged in John Kasich, Mike Pence and Ted Cruz.
And last week, a Mexican federal court tossed out weapons charges that had been lodged against him when he was arrested.
Frein was lodged in a holding cell at Blooming Grove barracks.
A state felony charge of assaulting an officer that was lodged against him a year after the incident was subsequently withdrawn.From Ferguson Cop Embroiled in a Brutality Suit to City Councilwoman | Michael Daly | August 20, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Sylvia began snort-laughing so uncontrollably that the roll became lodged in her throat.
He lodged 30 years in one gloomy apartment, which was never lighted up with coal, candle, or the countenance of a visitant.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology | Joel Munsell
A man of the name of Parsons kept the house, and in which lodged a gentleman and his wife of the name of Kempe.Second Edition of A Discovery Concerning Ghosts | George Cruikshank
In this quarter, the chief riches of the place are lodged, and that is the point most easily defended.Journal of a Voyage to Brazil | Maria Graham
The thread was lodged in the perforated part, and consequently left in contact with the cellular membrane.An Inquiry into the Causes and Effects of the Variolae Vaccinae | Edward Jenner
I was lodged with Indian luxury, having a drawing-room, a bed-room, and a bath-room especially assigned to me.A Woman's Journey Round the World | Ida Pfeiffer