[loj-ing] /ˈlɒdʒ ɪŋ/
accommodation in a house, especially in rooms for rent:
to furnish board and lodging.
a temporary place to stay; temporary quarters.
the act of lodging.
a rented room or rooms in which to live, esp in another person’s house
a temporary residence
(sometimes pl) sleeping accommodation
(sometimes pl) (at Oxford University) the residence of the head of a college
early 14c., “encampment;” late 14c., “temporary accommodation; place of residence,” verbal noun from lodge (v.). Related: Lodgings.
- Lodging turn
noun 1. a period of work or duty, esp among railway workers, which involves sleeping away from home
[loj-muh nt] /ˈlɒdʒ mənt/ noun 1. the act of . 2. the state of being . 3. something or deposited. 4. Military. a position or foothold gained from an enemy, or an entrenchment made upon it. 5. a place; rooming house. 6. accommodations; . /ˈlɒdʒmənt/ noun 1. the act of lodging or the state of […]
[law-dee for 1; loh-dahy for 2, 3] /ˈlɔ di for 1; ˈloʊ daɪ for 2, 3/ noun 1. a town in N Italy, SE of Milan: Napoleon’s defeat of the Austrians 1796. 2. a city in central California, near Sacramento. 3. a city in NE New Jersey. /Italian ˈlɔːdi/ noun 1. a town in N […]
[lod-i-kyool] /ˈlɒd ɪˌkyul/ noun, Botany. 1. one of the specialized scales at the base of the ovary of certain grass flowers. /ˈlɒdɪˌkjuːl/ noun 1. any of two or three minute scales at the base of the ovary in grass flowers that represent the corolla lodicule (lŏd’ĭ-kyl’) One of two or three small rounded bodies at […]