lodgings lodgings  /ˈlɑ dʒɪŋz/

Definition(s):

  • (n) temporary living quarters

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. A query on Montana, for example, lets you narrow results into categories like real estate, lodgings, weather and fishing.
  2. But these are dog days for hotelkeepers, and as lodgings compete with one another for the family business, a growing number are making an effort to be more dog friendly.
  3. She feels the same attraction, and for a few months they've been coupling furtively while keeping lodgings with their significant others.

News

  1. Walrus Costume Could Mean Free Rent

    Donning a walrus costume could mean free rent for anyone looking for lodgings in the UK. A Brighton resident has posted an unusual advert on Gumtree which has stated that, if the new roommate can fill the shoes (flippers?) of Gregory, a walrus the advertiser befriended while visiting St. Lawrence Island in Alaska, they can have... Read more » Walrus Costume Could Mean Free Rent is a post from ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Inquisitr

  2. Escaping to ‘Bangkok’s Green Lung’

    A bike tour run by Paul Mueller, left, with a staff member of the Bangkok Tree House, new ecofriendly lodgings on Bang Krachao.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: New York Times

  3. Strategic Rises to 7-Month High on Report It’s for Sale

    Strategic Hotels & Resorts Inc. (BEE) , the owner of luxury lodgings including the Ritz-Carlton Half Moon Bay in California and Manhattan’s JW Marriott Essex House New York , jumped the most in seven months following a report that the company may put itself up for sale.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Bloomberg

Quotes

  1. "The lodgings in Kenthurst are simple but comfortable," Pell told reporters before visiting the pontiff there Monday. "He does have access to a tennis court - but we don't anticipate that he will be using that."
    on Jul 14, 2008 By: Cardinal George Pell Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. Touring camps set up for survivors of Monday's disaster, in which at least 250 people were killed, Mr Berlusconi told a reporter from N-TV: "They have everything they need, they have medical care, hot food...... Of course, their current lodgings are...
    on Apr 8, 2009 By: Silvio Berlusconi Source: Times Online

  3. "I am aware that I committed blunders and, above all, a serious error of judgment regarding the conditions of my official lodgings," Gaymard said in his resignation statement.
    on Feb 25, 2005 By: Hervé Gaymard Source: San Diego Union Tribune

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