a rented room or rooms in which to live, esp in another person's house
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How to use lodgings in a sentence
So far this year, at least 10 people have been unable to stomach the Fall River, Massachusetts, lodgings.Would You Stay in Lizzie Borden’s Ax-Murder House? | Nina Strochlic | October 30, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Welcome to The Angel, one of the pay-by-the-hour lodgings offering a discreet haven for trysts and visits with dominatrixes.
But refugees are left unable to afford lodgings in the long-term when subsidies for shelter run out.How Palestinian Refugees from Syria are Forced to Compete in Lebanon and Jordan | Matt Surrusco | November 6, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
We then drove two hours, quickly checked into our lodgings, and came back out for a short walk.
In the end it was her purse that suffered; by 1814 she had made over to him most of her fortune and settled in lodgings in Bath.
I will give you an example of the charges in this country:—for the carriage of my little luggage to my lodgings I had to pay 10s.A Woman's Journey Round the World | Ida Pfeiffer
The various lodgings of my bachelor days was never quite of the conventional sort.Fifty Years of Railway Life in England, Scotland and Ireland | Joseph Tatlow
I had found lodgings in a venda for the last time, the preceding evening, at Canto Gallo.A Woman's Journey Round the World | Ida Pfeiffer
Aristide went back to his comfortless lodgings aflame with bewilderment, indignation and despair.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol | William J. Locke
On the other hand the letting of an entire floor for lodgings may create a tenancy, and so may even a single room.Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman | Albert Sidney Bolles