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lodg·ing

 (lŏj′ĭng)
n.
1. A place to live: found lodging near her new job.
2. often lodgings Sleeping accommodations: We found the lodgings on the tour rather primitive.
3. lodgings Furnished rooms in another's house rented for accommodation.

lodging

(ˈlɒdʒɪŋ)
n
1. a temporary residence
2. (sometimes plural) sleeping accommodation
3. (sometimes plural) (at Oxford University) the residence of the head of a college

lodg•ing

(ˈlɒdʒ ɪŋ)

n.
1. accommodation in a house, esp. in rooms for rent: to furnish board and lodging.
2. a temporary place to stay.
3. lodgings, a room or rooms rented for residence in another's house.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lodging - structures collectively in which people are housedlodging - structures collectively in which people are housed
apartment, flat - a suite of rooms usually on one floor of an apartment house
billet - lodging for military personnel (especially in a private home)
block - housing in a large building that is divided into separate units; "there is a block of classrooms in the west wing"
camp - temporary lodgings in the country for travelers or vacationers; "level ground is best for parking and camp areas"
condominium - housing consisting of a complex of dwelling units (as an apartment house) in which each unit is individually owned
dwelling, dwelling house, habitation, home, abode, domicile - housing that someone is living in; "he built a modest dwelling near the pond"; "they raise money to provide homes for the homeless"
hospice - a lodging for travelers (especially one kept by a monastic order)
student lodging, youth hostel, hostel - inexpensive supervised lodging (especially for youths on bicycling trips)
living quarters, quarters - housing available for people to live in; "he found quarters for his family"; "I visited his bachelor quarters"
manufactured home, mobile home - a large house trailer that can be connected to utilities and can be parked in one place and used as permanent housing
pied-a-terre - lodging for occasional or secondary use; "they bought a pied-a-terre in London"
quartering - living accommodations (especially those assigned to military personnel)
rattrap - filthy run-down dilapidated housing
shelter - temporary housing for homeless or displaced persons
structure, construction - a thing constructed; a complex entity constructed of many parts; "the structure consisted of a series of arches"; "she wore her hair in an amazing construction of whirls and ribbons"
tract housing - housing consisting of similar houses constructed together on a tract of land
2.lodging - the state or quality of being lodged or fixed even temporarily; "the lodgment of the balloon in the tree"
fixity, fastness, fixedness, secureness, fixture - the quality of being fixed in place as by some firm attachment
3.lodging - the act of lodging
residency, abidance, residence - the act of dwelling in a place

lodging

noun (often plural) accommodation, rooms, boarding, apartments, quarters, digs (Brit. informal), shelter, residence, dwelling, abode, habitation He was given free meals and lodgings.

lodging

noun
1. Dwellings in general:
Idiom: a roof over one's head.
2. A building or shelter where one lives.Often used in plural:
Chiefly British: dig (used in plural).
Translations
مأوى، سَكَنمَساكِن مَفْروشَه مُسْتأجَرَه
podnájemubytování
lejet boliglejet værelselogi
kivett lakás
húsnæîileiguherbergi
podnájom
pansiyon odasıyatacak/kalacak yer

lodging

[ˈlɒdʒɪŋ]
A. Nalojamiento m, hospedaje m
they gave me a night's lodgingme dieron alojamiento lodgingsalojamiento msing
to look for lodgingsbuscar alojamiento
we took lodgings with Mrs Pnos hospedamos en casa de la Sra. P
are they good lodgings?¿es buena la pensión?
B. CPD lodging house Npensión f, casa f de huéspedes

lodging

[ˈlɒdʒɪŋ] n (= accommodation) → logement m
He will find you a night's lodging → Il vous trouvera un logement pour la nuit.
He was given free lodging
BUT Il était logé gratuitement.
board and lodging → le gîte et le couvert
He offered to pay Peter's board and lodging out of his own pocket → Il offrit de payer de sa poche le gîte et le couvert pour Peter.lodging house n (British)pension f de famille

lodging

n
Unterkunft f; they gave me a night’s lodgingsie gaben mir Unterkunft or ein Zimmer für die Nacht
lodgings plein möbliertes Zimmer, möblierte Zimmer pl; where are your lodgings?wo wohnen Sie?; we took lodgings with Mrs Bwir mieteten uns bei Frau B ein

lodging

[ˈlɒdʒɪŋ] n (accommodation) → alloggio
see also board

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.
References in classic literature ?
Once he got drunk and was taken to a police station where a police magistrate frightened him horribly, and once he tried to have an affair with a woman of the town met on the sidewalk before his lodging house.
I did not confine my lodging to it, but often reposed in thick cane-brakes, to avoid the savages, who, I believe, often visited my camp, but fortunately for me, in my absence.
Well; she must have a night's lodging, I suppose; and to-morrow the child shall go back to her mother.
He gave us good food, good lodging, and kind words; he spoke as kindly to us as he did to his little children.
Very frequently a lodging house keeper would rent the same beds to double shifts of men.
We reached the monastery before dark, and there the males were given lodging, but the women were sent over to the nunnery.
Her income was only sufficient for the family support, and she needed the lodging money for trifling luxuries.
Edward talks of going to Oxford soon," said she; "but now he is lodging at No.
I shall continue to act as Adele's governess; by that I shall earn my board and lodging, and thirty pounds a year besides.
From the Grange,' I replied; 'and while they make me lodging room there, I want to finish my business with your master; because I don't think of having another opportunity in a hurry.
For the purpose of getting a respectable lodging, which she could hardly expect to accomplish unless she was accompanied by an elderly female friend.
Cruncher's private lodging in Hanging-sword-alley, Whitefriars: the time, half-past seven of the clock on a windy March morning, Anno Domini seventeen hundred and eighty.