lodge

lodge
lodge1 [ ladʒ ] verb *
1. ) intransitive or transitive to become firmly stuck somewhere, usually accidentally:
A piece of meat lodged in his throat.
The bullet is still lodged in her brain.
2. ) transitive to formally make something such as a complaint or claim:
She lodged a complaint with the city council.
An appeal has been lodged against the court's decision.
3. ) transitive to give something valuable to someone so they can keep it safe:
The money had been lodged with a Swiss bank.
4. ) intransitive or transitive to live somewhere temporarily, usually paying rent to live in someone else's house, or to provide someone with a place to live
lodge
lodge 2 [ ladʒ ] noun count
1. ) a small simple house in the countryside that people stay in, for example when they go hunting or fishing
a ) a small house built on land belonging to a large house
2. ) a local group that belongs to an organization such as the FREEMASONS, or the place where such a group meets
3. ) the home that a BEAVER makes
4. ) a small room at the entrance to a building such as a university, used by the person who lets people in and out

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