lodge lodge  /ˈlɑdʒ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) English physicist who studied electromagnetic radiation and was a pioneer of radiotelegraphy (1851-1940)
  2. (n) a formal association of people with similar interests
  3. (n) small house at the entrance to the grounds of a country mansion; usually occupied by a gatekeeper or gardener
  4. (n) a small (rustic) house used as a temporary shelter
  5. (n) any of various Native American dwellings
  6. (n) a hotel providing overnight lodging for travelers
  7. (v) be a lodger; stay temporarily
  8. (v) put, fix, force, or implant
  9. (v) file a formal charge against
  10. (v) provide housing for

Usage(s):

  1. After they checked in at the lodge and had lunch, the three friends went out for a hike.
  2. Then you're walked around the lodge room, introduced to each of the main officers.

News

  1. Moose Lodge to serve pasta to seniors

    SALEM -- The Moose Lodge is hosting a pasta supper this month to benefit Salem seniors. The benefit, which is open to the public, will be held Friday, June 21, from 5 to 9 p.m. at the Moose Family Center, 50 Grove St. In addition to the pasta dinner
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Salem News

  2. Anderson lodge's decline mirrors city's changed demographics

    Anderson Elks Lodge 209 wants to auction off its building at 1803 Broadway St. The lodge has about 260 members, a sharp decline from the nearly 2,000 members it boasted in the 1970s.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Indianapolis Business Journal

  3. A LODGE NOTICESedalia Lodge No. 236 AF & AM of

    A LODGE NOTICESedalia Lodge No. 236 AF & AM of MO will meet at 6:30 p.m. at 601 W. Broadway on May 12, 2013 to present a 50-year pin and certificate. A regular stated meeting will follow at 7:00 p.m. Freemasons welcome.Paul R. Cannon, WMBill Talley, Secretary
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Sedalia Democrat

Quotes

  1. "The thing I love so much about the day is the irony," Biden said. "Here we are in the hunting lodge of a dictator who subjugated a people, who in fact stood for everything that we don't stand for, and we are in the middle of this marble...
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Joe Biden Source: 89.3 KPCC

  2. "We plan to lodge a strong protest," Machimura said.
    on Aug 5, 2008 By: Nobutaka Machimura Source: CTV.ca

  3. "It is a big lie that there were no policeman. We will lodge a protest with the ICC," said Butt.
    on Mar 4, 2009 By: Ijaz Butt Source: AFP

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