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lodge

 
Noun lodge has 6 senses
  1. Lodge, Sir Oliver Lodge, Sir Oliver Joseph Lodge - English physicist who studied electromagnetic radiation and was a pioneer of radiotelegraphy (1851-1940)
    --1 is a kind of physicist
  2. club, society, guild, gild, lodge, order - a formal association of people with similar interests; "he joined a golf club"; "they formed a small lunch society"; "men from the fraternal order will staff the soup kitchen today"
    --2 is a kind of association
    --2 has members: club member
    --2 has particulars:
     athenaeum, atheneum; bookclub; chapter; chess club; country club; fraternity, frat; glee club; golf club; hunt, hunt club; investors club; jockey club; racket club; rowing club; slate club; sorority; turnverein; yacht club, boat club; service club
  3. lodge - small house at the entrance to the grounds of a country mansion; usually occupied by a gatekeeper or gardener
    --3 is a kind of
    gatehouse
  4. lodge, hunting lodge - a small (rustic) house used as a temporary shelter
    --4 is a kind of house
    Derived forms: verb lodge1, verb lodge4
  5. lodge, indian lodge - any of various native American dwellings
    --5 is a kind of dwelling, home, domicile, abode, habitation, dwelling house
    --5 has particulars:
     hogan; tepee, tipi, teepee; wickiup, wikiup; wigwam
  6. hostel, hostelry, inn, lodge - a hotel providing overnight lodging for travelers
    --6 is a kind of hotel
    --6 has particulars:
     caravansary, caravanserai, khan, caravan inn; imaret; roadhouse
    Derived form: verb lodge1
Verb lodge has 4 senses
  1. lodge - be a lodger; stay temporarily; "Where are you lodging in Paris?"
    --1 is one way to
    dwell, shack, reside, live, inhabit, people, populate, domicile, domiciliate
    Derived forms: noun lodger1, noun lodge4, noun lodge6, noun lodgings1, noun lodging3
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s PP
  2. lodge, wedge, stick, deposit - fix, force, or implant; "lodge a bullet in the table"
    --2 is one way to fasten, fix, secure
    Antonyms: dislodge, free
    Derived forms: noun lodgement2, noun lodging2
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something PP
  3. charge, lodge, file - file a formal charge against; "The suspect was charged with murdering his wife"
    --3 is one way to accuse, impeach, incriminate, criminate
    Derived form: noun lodgement1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Somebody ----s somebody with something
    Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
  4. lodge, accommodate - provide housing for; "We are lodging three foreign students this semester"
    --4 is one way to house, put up, domiciliate
    Derived forms: noun lodge4, noun lodgings1, noun lodging3
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Somebody ----s somebody PP
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