What does lodge mean?

Definitions for lodge
lɒdʒlodge

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word lodge.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Lodge, Sir Oliver Lodge, Sir Oliver Joseph Lodge(noun)

    English physicist who studied electromagnetic radiation and was a pioneer of radiotelegraphy (1851-1940)

  2. club, social club, society, guild, gild, lodge, order(noun)

    a formal association of people with similar interests

    "he joined a golf club"; "they formed a small lunch society"; "men from the fraternal order will staff the soup kitchen today"

  3. lodge(noun)

    small house at the entrance to the grounds of a country mansion; usually occupied by a gatekeeper or gardener

  4. lodge, hunting lodge(noun)

    a small (rustic) house used as a temporary shelter

  5. lodge, indian lodge(noun)

    any of various Native American dwellings

  6. hostel, hostelry, inn, lodge, auberge(verb)

    a hotel providing overnight lodging for travelers

  7. lodge(verb)

    be a lodger; stay temporarily

    "Where are you lodging in Paris?"

  8. lodge, wedge, stick, deposit(verb)

    put, fix, force, or implant

    "lodge a bullet in the table"; "stick your thumb in the crack"

  9. charge, lodge, file(verb)

    file a formal charge against

    "The suspect was charged with murdering his wife"

  10. lodge, accommodate(verb)

    provide housing for

    "We are lodging three foreign students this semester"

GCIDE

  1. Lodge(v. t.)

    To present or bring (information, a complaint) before a court or other authority; as, to lodge a complaint.

    Etymology: [OE. loggen, OF. logier, F. loger. See Lodge, n. ]

Wiktionary

  1. lodge(Noun)

    A building used for recreational use such as a hunting lodge or a summer cabin.

    Etymology: From logge, from loge, lobia, laubia, of origin, from *, from laubijō, from lauban, from lōubh-. Cognate with louba (German Laube), loub, leaf. Related to lobby, loggia, leaf.

  2. lodge(Noun)

    Porter's or caretaker's rooms at or near the main entrance to a building or an estate.

    Etymology: From logge, from loge, lobia, laubia, of origin, from *, from laubijō, from lauban, from lōubh-. Cognate with louba (German Laube), loub, leaf. Related to lobby, loggia, leaf.

  3. lodge(Noun)

    A local chapter of some fraternities, such as freemasons.

    Etymology: From logge, from loge, lobia, laubia, of origin, from *, from laubijō, from lauban, from lōubh-. Cognate with louba (German Laube), loub, leaf. Related to lobby, loggia, leaf.

  4. lodge(Noun)

    A local chapter of a trade union.

    Etymology: From logge, from loge, lobia, laubia, of origin, from *, from laubijō, from lauban, from lōubh-. Cognate with louba (German Laube), loub, leaf. Related to lobby, loggia, leaf.

  5. lodge(Noun)

    A rural hotel or resort, an inn.

    Etymology: From logge, from loge, lobia, laubia, of origin, from *, from laubijō, from lauban, from lōubh-. Cognate with louba (German Laube), loub, leaf. Related to lobby, loggia, leaf.

  6. lodge(Noun)

    A beaver's shelter constructed on a pond or lake.

    Etymology: From logge, from loge, lobia, laubia, of origin, from *, from laubijō, from lauban, from lōubh-. Cognate with louba (German Laube), loub, leaf. Related to lobby, loggia, leaf.

  7. lodge(Verb)

    To be firmly fixed in a specified position.

    I've got some spinach lodged between my teeth.

    Etymology: From logge, from loge, lobia, laubia, of origin, from *, from laubijō, from lauban, from lōubh-. Cognate with louba (German Laube), loub, leaf. Related to lobby, loggia, leaf.

  8. lodge(Verb)

    To pay rent to a landlord or landlady who lives in the same house .

    Etymology: From logge, from loge, lobia, laubia, of origin, from *, from laubijō, from lauban, from lōubh-. Cognate with louba (German Laube), loub, leaf. Related to lobby, loggia, leaf.

  9. lodge(Verb)

    To supply with a room or place to sleep in for a time.

    Etymology: From logge, from loge, lobia, laubia, of origin, from *, from laubijō, from lauban, from lōubh-. Cognate with louba (German Laube), loub, leaf. Related to lobby, loggia, leaf.

  10. lodge(Verb)

    To put money, jewellery, or other valuables for safety.

    Etymology: From logge, from loge, lobia, laubia, of origin, from *, from laubijō, from lauban, from lōubh-. Cognate with louba (German Laube), loub, leaf. Related to lobby, loggia, leaf.

  11. lodge(Verb)

    To place (a statement, etc.) with the proper authorities (such as courts, etc.).

    Etymology: From logge, from loge, lobia, laubia, of origin, from *, from laubijō, from lauban, from lōubh-. Cognate with louba (German Laube), loub, leaf. Related to lobby, loggia, leaf.

  12. lodge(Verb)

    To flatten to the ground.

    Etymology: From logge, from loge, lobia, laubia, of origin, from *, from laubijō, from lauban, from lōubh-. Cognate with louba (German Laube), loub, leaf. Related to lobby, loggia, leaf.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lodge(noun)

    a shelter in which one may rest; as: (a) A shed; a rude cabin; a hut; as, an Indian's lodge

    Etymology: [OE. loggen, OF. logier, F. loger. See Lodge, n. ]

  2. Lodge(noun)

    a small dwelling house, as for a gamekeeper or gatekeeper of an estate

    Etymology: [OE. loggen, OF. logier, F. loger. See Lodge, n. ]

  3. Lodge(noun)

    a den or cave

    Etymology: [OE. loggen, OF. logier, F. loger. See Lodge, n. ]

  4. Lodge(noun)

    the meeting room of an association; hence, the regularly constituted body of members which meets there; as, a masonic lodge

    Etymology: [OE. loggen, OF. logier, F. loger. See Lodge, n. ]

  5. Lodge(noun)

    the chamber of an abbot, prior, or head of a college

    Etymology: [OE. loggen, OF. logier, F. loger. See Lodge, n. ]

  6. Lodge(noun)

    the space at the mouth of a level next the shaft, widened to permit wagons to pass, or ore to be deposited for hoisting; -- called also platt

    Etymology: [OE. loggen, OF. logier, F. loger. See Lodge, n. ]

  7. Lodge(noun)

    a collection of objects lodged together

    Etymology: [OE. loggen, OF. logier, F. loger. See Lodge, n. ]

  8. Lodge(noun)

    a family of North American Indians, or the persons who usually occupy an Indian lodge, -- as a unit of enumeration, reckoned from four to six persons; as, the tribe consists of about two hundred lodges, that is, of about a thousand individuals

    Etymology: [OE. loggen, OF. logier, F. loger. See Lodge, n. ]

  9. Lodge(verb)

    to rest or remain a lodge house, or other shelter; to rest; to stay; to abide; esp., to sleep at night; as, to lodge in York Street

    Etymology: [OE. loggen, OF. logier, F. loger. See Lodge, n. ]

  10. Lodge(verb)

    to fall or lie down, as grass or grain, when overgrown or beaten down by the wind

    Etymology: [OE. loggen, OF. logier, F. loger. See Lodge, n. ]

  11. Lodge(verb)

    to come to a rest; to stop and remain; as, the bullet lodged in the bark of a tree

    Etymology: [OE. loggen, OF. logier, F. loger. See Lodge, n. ]

  12. Lodge(noun)

    to give shelter or rest to; especially, to furnish a sleeping place for; to harbor; to shelter; hence, to receive; to hold

    Etymology: [OE. loggen, OF. logier, F. loger. See Lodge, n. ]

  13. Lodge(noun)

    to drive to shelter; to track to covert

    Etymology: [OE. loggen, OF. logier, F. loger. See Lodge, n. ]

  14. Lodge(noun)

    to deposit for keeping or preservation; as, the men lodged their arms in the arsenal

    Etymology: [OE. loggen, OF. logier, F. loger. See Lodge, n. ]

  15. Lodge(noun)

    to cause to stop or rest in; to implant

    Etymology: [OE. loggen, OF. logier, F. loger. See Lodge, n. ]

  16. Lodge(noun)

    to lay down; to prostrate

    Etymology: [OE. loggen, OF. logier, F. loger. See Lodge, n. ]

Freebase

  1. Lodge

    Lodge is a town in Colleton County, South Carolina, United States. The population was 114 at the 2000 census.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Lodge

    loj, n. a small house in a park: a hut: the cottage of a gatekeeper: a retreat: a secret association, also the place of meeting.—v.t. to furnish with a temporary dwelling: place, deposit: to infix, to settle: to drive to covert: to lay flat, as grain.—v.i. to reside: to rest: to dwell for a time: to pass the night: to lie flat, as grain.—ns. Lodg′er, one who lodges or lives at board or in a hired room; Lodg′ing, temporary habitation: a room or rooms hired in the house of another (often in pl.): harbour; Lodg′ing-house, a house where lodgings are let, a house other than a hotel where travellers lodge; Lodg′ment, act of lodging, or state of being lodged: accumulation of something that remains at rest: (mil.) the occupation of a position by a besieging party, and the works thrown up to maintain it.—Lodger franchise, a right to vote conferred on persons occupying lodgings.—Grand Lodge, the principal lodge of Freemasons, presided over by the Grand-master. [O. Fr. loge—Old High Ger. loubā, an arbour.]

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'lodge' in Nouns Frequency: #2860

  2. Verbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'lodge' in Verbs Frequency: #1053

Anagrams for lodge »

  1. golde

  2. ogled

  3. glode

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lodge in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lodge in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of lodge in a Sentence

  1. Wyatt Russell:

    There's always a charitable aspect to the lodge that we don't know about a lot, and it is really nice, the people that I've come across, it's all been in that capacity of charity, which is good.

  2. Philip Wilson:

    I intend to lodge an appeal against my conviction, i do not intend to resign at this time. However, if I am unsuccessful in my appeal, I will immediately offer my resignation to the Holy See.

  3. Thanat Thanawatcharanon:

    The sentence is much longer than we expected, we can lodge an appeal within a month but have to discuss first whether we will. In my personal view, the law should be scrapped, because the sentences are too long.

  4. William Shakespeare, "Hamlet", Act 1 scene 5:

    Leave her to heaven And to those thorns that in her bosom lodge, To prick and sting her.

  5. The FOJ:

    This decision is not yet legally binding as Rocha has 10 days in which to lodge an appeal with the Federal Supreme Court.

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