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    lodge - Dictionary definition and meaning for word lodge

    Definition
    (noun) English physicist who studied electromagnetic radiation and was a pioneer of radiotelegraphy (1851-1940) Definition
    (noun) a formal association of people with similar interests
    Synonyms : club , gild , guild , order , social club , society
    Example Sentence
    • he joined a golf club
    • they formed a small lunch society
    • men from the fraternal order will staff the soup kitchen today
    Definition
    (noun) small house at the entrance to the grounds of a country mansion; usually occupied by a gatekeeper or gardener Definition
    (noun) a small (rustic) house used as a temporary shelter
    Synonyms : hunting lodge
    Definition
    (noun) any of various Native American dwellings
    Synonyms : indian lodge
    Definition
    (noun) a hotel providing overnight lodging for travelers
    Synonyms : auberge , hostel , hostelry , inn
    Definition
    (verb) be a lodger; stay temporarily
    Example Sentence
    • Where are you lodging in Paris?
    Definition
    (verb) put, fix, force, or implant
    Synonyms : deposit , stick , wedge
    Example Sentence
    • lodge a bullet in the table
    • stick your thumb in the crack
    Definition
    (verb) file a formal charge against
    Synonyms : charge , file
    Example Sentence
    • The suspect was charged with murdering his wife
    Definition
    (verb) provide housing for
    Synonyms : accommodate
    Example Sentence
    • We are lodging three foreign students this semester
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