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Verb: lodge  lój
  1. Be a lodger; stay temporarily
    "Where are you lodging in Paris?"
  2. Provide housing for
    "We are lodging three foreign students this semester";
    - accommodate
  3. Put, fix, force, or implant
    "lodge a bullet in the table";
    - wedge, stick, deposit
  4. Place a formal charge against
    - charge, file
  5. Put money or valuables in a safe place or safe hands
  6. Flatten to the ground
    "The heavy rain caused the wheat to lodge"
Noun: lodge  lój
  1. [Brit] Small house at the entrance to the grounds of a country mansion; usually occupied by a gatekeeper or gardener
  2. A small (rustic) house used as a temporary shelter
    - hunting lodge
  3. Any of various Native American dwellings
    - indian lodge
  4. A hotel providing overnight lodging for travellers
    - hostel, hostelry, inn, auberge
  5. A formal association of people with similar interests
    "he joined a golf lodge";
    - club, social club, society, guild, gild, order
  6. A beaver's den constructed on a pond or lake
Noun: Lodge  lój
  1. English physicist who studied electromagnetic radiation and was a pioneer of radiotelegraphy (1851-1940)
    - Sir Oliver Lodge, Sir Oliver Joseph Lodge

Derived forms: lodged, lodges, lodging

See also: occupy

Type of: abode, accuse, association, criminate, domicil [rare], domicile, domiciliate, dwell, dwelling, dwelling house, fasten, fix, gatehouse, habitation, home, hotel, house, impeach, incriminate, inhabit, live, physicist, populate, put up, secure

Encyclopedia: Lodge, Richard