Definition of Lodging

1. Noun. Structures collectively in which people are housed.




2. Noun. The state or quality of being lodged or fixed even temporarily. "The lodgment of the balloon in the tree"
Exact synonyms: Lodgement, Lodgment
Generic synonyms: Fastness, Fixedness, Fixity, Fixture, Secureness
Derivative terms: Lodge, Lodge

3. Noun. The act of lodging.
Generic synonyms: Abidance, Residence, Residency
Derivative terms: Lodge, Lodge

Definition of Lodging

1. n. The act of one who, or that which, lodges.

Definition of Lodging

1. Noun. A place to live or lodge. ¹

2. Noun. sleeping accommodation. ¹

3. Noun. (in the plural) Furnished rooms in a house rented as accommodation. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Lodging

1. a temporary place to live [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lodging

lodge in
lodge pole
lodgeable
lodged
lodgement
lodgements
lodgepole
lodgepole pine
lodgepole pines
lodgepoles
lodger
lodgers
lodges
lodgest
lodgeth
lodging (current term)
lodging house
lodgings
lodgment
lodgments
lodicula
lodiculae
lodicule
lodicules
lodranite
lods
loeffler pneumonia
loellingite
loellingites
loess

Literary usage of Lodging

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. How the Other Half Lives: Studies Among the Tenements of New York by Jacob August Riis (1890)
"THE CHEAP lodging-HOUSES. WHEN it comes to the question of numbers with this tramps' army, another factor of serious portent has to be taken into account: ..."

2. Le Morte Darthur: Sir Thomas Malory's Book of King Arthur and of His Noble by Thomas Malory, Alfred William Pollard, William Caxton (1900)
"CHAPTER XXIV How Sir Tristram and Sir Dinadan came to a lodging where they must joust with two knights. THEN Sir Tristram and Sir Dinadan rode forth their ..."

3. The American Journal of Education by Henry Barnard (1857)
"One chaplain. t360, and lodging One principal secretary, ... One master tailor, WO, with board and lodging. One foreman of painting, glazing, and lighting, ..."

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