- (in a theater) the front section of the lowest balcony, separated from the back section by an aisle or railing or both.
- a box in a theater or opera house.
- any small enclosure; booth.
- (in France) a cubicle for the confinement of art students during important examinations.
Origin of loge
From French, dating back to 1740–50; see origin at lodge
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Examples from the Web for loge
They occupied a 'loge' in the crammed, gorgeous, noisy Folies-Bergère.A Great Man
Alberich had no sooner gone, than Loge and Wotan came from the darkness.Operas Every Child Should Know
Mary Schell Hoke Bacon
His loge in the Academy of Sciences was pronounced by Condorcet.
During the whole scene my eyes were fixed on the loge of the consul.The Empress Josephine
I have just been reading the account of M. Mignet's loge of Talleyrand.The Life of Florence Nightingale vol. 1 of 2
Edward Tyas Cook
- a small enclosure or box in a theatre or opera house
- the upper section in a theatre or cinema
C18: French; see lodge
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