lodge1 [lɔdʒ US la:dʒ] v
1 lodge a complaint/protest/appeal etc
2¦(become stuck)¦
3¦(put somebody somewhere)¦
4¦(put something somewhere)¦
5¦(stay somewhere)¦
1.) lodge a complaint/protest/appeal etc
BrE to make a formal or official complaint, protest etc
lodge a complaint/protest/appeal etc with
He lodged an appeal with the High Court.
lodge a complaint/protest/appeal etc against
They lodged a complaint against the doctor for negligence.
2.) ¦(BECOME STUCK)¦ [I always + adverb/preposition, T usually passive]
to become firmly stuck somewhere, or to make something become stuck
≠ ↑dislodge lodge in
The fishbone lodged in her throat.
be lodged in/between/behind etc sth
The bullet was lodged in his spine.
to provide someone with a place to stay for a short time
a building used to lodge prisoners of war
lodge sb in/at sth
The refugees were lodged in old army barracks.
BrE formal to put something important in an official place so that it is safe
lodge sth with sb
Be sure to lodge a copy of the contract with your solicitor.
lodge sth in sth
The money was lodged in a Swiss bank account.
5.) ¦(STAY SOMEWHERE)¦ [I always + adverb/preposition]
old-fashioned to pay to live in a room in someone's house
lodge at/with etc
John lodged with a family in Bristol when he first started work.
lodge 2
lodge2 n
[Date: 1200-1300; : Old French; Origin: loge 'small building']
1.) a small house on the land of a large country house, usually at the main entrance gate
2.) a room or small building at the entrance to a college, institution etc for someone whose job is to watch who enters and leaves
the porter's lodge
3.) a house or hotel in the country or mountains where people can stay when they want to go hunting, shooting etc
4.) a local meeting place for some organizations, or the group of people who belong to one of these organizations
He was a member of a Masonic lodge.
5.) a ↑beaver's home
6.) AmE a traditional home of Native Americans, or the group of people that live in it

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