- (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 loges
Lords of Maltot, and also lords of Loges, appear in charters in vol.The Chronicle of the Norman Conquest
The volume included his loges of several academicians, and the autobiography of his great-grandfather, the first Cassini.
Perhaps the best known of his loges, of which there are sixty-nine in all, is that of his uncle Pierre Corneille.
They took the road from Acheres to the Loges, which ascends and contracts, thus bringing one closer together in the shade.The Three Cities Trilogy, Complete
- 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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