lodge (lodged, lodging)


lodge (lodged, lodging)
Permanent bending over of a stem. Often, but not always, associated with root diseases.

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  • lodge — [läj] n. [ME loge, hut, masons workshop (> sense 2) < OFr, summer house, arbor (> LOGE) < LL lobia < Gmc * laubja, sheltered place, leafy arbor (> OHG louba, upper roof, porch, leafy cover): for IE base see LEAF] 1. a) a small… …   English World dictionary

  • lodge — lodgeable, adj. /loj/, n., v., lodged, lodging. n. 1. a small, makeshift or crude shelter or habitation, as of boughs, poles, skins, earth, or rough boards; cabin or hut. 2. a house used as a temporary residence, as in the hunting season. 3. a… …   Universalium

  • lodge — {{11}}lodge (n.) mid 13c. in surnames and place names; late 13c. as small building or hut, from O.Fr. loge arbor, covered walk; hut, cabin, grandstand at a tournament, from Frankish *laubja shelter (Cf. O.H.G. louba porch, gallery, Ger. Laube… …   Etymology dictionary

  • lodge — /lɒdʒ / (say loj) noun 1. a small, slight, or rude shelter or habitation, as of boughs, poles, skins, earth, rough boards, or the like; cabin or hut. 2. a building used for temporary, usually holiday, accommodation: fishing lodge; ski lodge. 3. a …   Australian English dictionary

  • lodge — I. verb (lodged; lodging) Date: 13th century transitive verb 1. a. (1) to provide temporary quarters for (2) to rent lodgings to b. to establish or settle in a place 2. to serve as a receptacle for ; …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • lodge´a|ble — lodge «loj», verb, lodged, lodg|ing, noun. –v.i. 1. to live in a place for a time: »We lodged in motels on our trip. SYNONYM(S): dwell, reside. 2. to live in a rented room in another s house: »We are merely lodging at present …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lodging — Lodge Lodge, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Lodged} (l[o^]jd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Lodging} (l[o^]j [i^]ng).] 1. 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. Chaucer.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lodged — Lodge Lodge, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Lodged} (l[o^]jd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Lodging} (l[o^]j [i^]ng).] 1. 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. Chaucer.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lodge — Lodge, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Lodged} (l[o^]jd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Lodging} (l[o^]j [i^]ng).] 1. 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. Chaucer. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lodge — 01. After a wonderful day of skiing, we spent the evening at the [lodge] in front of the fire. 02. The walls of the hunting [lodge] were covered with trophies of various animals. 03. The guys all met in the fishing [lodge] at the end of the day… …   Grammatical examples in English