lodged

[ lojd ]
/ lɒdʒd /

adjective Heraldry.

(of a deer or the like) represented as lying down: a stag lodged.

Origin of lodged

First recorded in 1570–80; lodge + -ed2

Related forms

un·lodged, adjectivewell-lodged, adjective

Definition for lodged (2 of 2)

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

Related forms

lodge·a·ble, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for lodged (1 of 3)

lodge

/ (lɒdʒ) /

noun

verb

Derived Forms

lodgeable, adjective

Word Origin for lodge

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

British Dictionary definitions for lodged (2 of 3)

Lodge

1
/ (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 lodged (3 of 3)

Lodge

2
/ (lɒdʒ) /

noun

the Lodge the official Canberra residence of the Australian Prime Minister
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