lodger

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lodg·er

 (lŏj′ər)
n.
One that lodges, especially one who rents and lives in a furnished room.

lodger

(ˈlɒdʒə)
n
a person who pays rent in return for accommodation in someone else's house

lodg•er

(ˈlɒdʒ ər)

n.

lodger

roomer
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lodger - a tenant in someone's houselodger - a tenant in someone's house    
renter, tenant - someone who pays rent to use land or a building or a car that is owned by someone else; "the landlord can evict a tenant who doesn't pay the rent"

lodger

noun tenant, roomer, guest, resident, boarder, paying guest She took in a lodger to help with the mortgage.
Translations
نَزِيْلٌنَزيل بأُجْرَه أكْل وَسَكَن
podnájemník-ice
logerende
alivuokralainen
stanar
albérlõ
leigjandi
下宿人
하숙인
podnájomník
podnajemnik
inneboende
ผู้พักอาศัย
người ở trọ

lodger

[ˈlɒdʒəʳ] Ninquilino/a m/f (de habitación en una casa particular), huésped(a) m/f
I was a lodger there oncehace tiempo me hospedé allí
she takes lodgersalquila habitaciones en su casa

lodger

[ˈlɒdʒər] n
(= renter of room) → locataire mf
to take in a lodger → prendre un locataire
(with room and meals)pensionnaire mf

lodger

nUntermieter(in) m(f); I was a lodger there onceich habe dort einmal zur or in Untermiete gewohnt; she takes lodgerssie vermietet (Zimmer), sie nimmt Untermieter auf

lodger

[ˈlɒdʒəʳ] n (with room and meals) → pensionante m/f; (room only) → persona che ha una camera in affitto
she takes in lodgers → fa l'affittacamere

lodge

(lodʒ) noun
1. a small house, especially one at a gate to the grounds of a large house.
2. a room at a college gate etc for an attendant. the porter's lodge.
verb
1. to live in rooms for which one pays, in someone else's house. He lodges with the Smiths.
2. to make or become fixed. The bullet was lodged in his spine.
3. to make (an objection, an appeal etc) formally or officially.
ˈlodger noun
a person who lives in a room or rooms, for which he pays, in someone else's house. She rented a room to a lodger.
ˈlodging
1. (often in plural) a room or rooms hired in someone else's house. She lives in lodgings.
2. a place to stay. He paid the landlady for board and lodging.

lodger

نَزِيْلٌ podnájemník logerende Untermieter νοικάρης inquilino alivuokralainen locataire stanar inquilino 下宿人 하숙인 kamerbewoner leieboer lokator inquilino квартирант inneboende ผู้พักอาศัย pansiyoner người ở trọ 寄宿者
References in classic literature ?
In fact, they knew nothing of any of their neighbors; their lodgers were all people of the highest distinction, they assured Edna.
And he went all the way home as if upon wings, and burst into the house like a cyclone, to the rage of the numerous lodgers who had just turned in for their daily sleep.
Indeed it was specially good fortune, for she was to have two lodgers instead of one.
She discovered that there were no other lodgers but Mrs.
He was in no uneasiness concerning his getting into the house again, for it was full of lodgers, and the door stood ajar all night.
It is sufficient to know that the name to which I do myself the honour to refer, will ever be treasured among the muniments of our house (I allude to the archives connected with our former lodgers, preserved by Mrs.
He led me into a corner and conducted me up a flight of stairs - which appeared to me to be slowly collapsing into sawdust, so that one of those days the upper lodgers would look out at their doors and find themselves without the means of coming down - to a set of chambers on the top floor.
The ill-luck of the unfortunate Sancho so ordered it that among the company in the inn there were four woolcarders from Segovia, three needle-makers from the Colt of Cordova, and two lodgers from the Fair of Seville, lively fellows, tender-hearted, fond of a joke, and playful, who, almost as if instigated and moved by a common impulse, made up to Sancho and dismounted him from his ass, while one of them went in for the blanket of the host's bed; but on flinging him into it they looked up, and seeing that the ceiling was somewhat lower what they required for their work, they decided upon going out into the yard, which was bounded by the sky, and there, putting Sancho in the middle of the blanket, they began to raise him high, making sport with him as they would with a dog at Shrovetide.
The door, indeed, stood open as before; but the windows were still shuttered, the chimneys breathed no stain into the bright air, there sounded abroad none of that low stir (perhaps audible rather to the ear of the spirit than to the ear of the flesh) by which a house announces and betrays its human lodgers.
These rooms are tenanted by different people--by one, by two, or by three lodgers as the case may be, but in this arrangement there is no sort of system, and the place is a perfect Noah's Ark.
And when I said I didn't take in lodgers, the prisoner began to cry, and said she was too tired to go anywhere else, and she only wanted a bed for one night.
That evening and thereafter for a week they gave the Chapins the official history, as one gives it to lodgers, of Friars Pardon the house and its five farms.