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Definition 1: any of various Native American dwellings - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for lodge in the sense of this definition

(lodge is a kind of ...) housing that someone is living in

"he built a modest dwelling near the pond" "they raise money to provide homes for the homeless"

(... is a kind of lodge ) a Navajo lodge covered with earth; traditionally built with the entrance facing east

(... is a kind of lodge ) a Native American tent; usually of conical shape

(... is a kind of lodge ) a lodge consisting of a frame covered with matting or brush; used by nomadic American Indians in the southwestern United States

(... is a kind of lodge ) a Native American lodge frequently having an oval shape and covered with bark or hides

Definition 2: a hotel providing overnight lodging for travelers - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for lodge in the sense of this definition

(lodge is a kind of ...) a building where travelers can pay for lodging and meals and other services

(... is a kind of lodge ) an inn in some eastern countries with a large courtyard that provides accommodation for caravans

(... is a kind of lodge ) a hostel for pilgrims in Turkey

(... is a kind of lodge ) an inn for exchanging post horses and accommodating riders

(... is a kind of lodge ) an inn (usually outside city limits on a main road) providing meals and liquor and dancing and (sometimes) gambling

Definition 3: a small (rustic) house used as a temporary shelter - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for lodge in the sense of this definition

(lodge is a kind of ...) a dwelling that serves as living quarters for one or more families

"he has a house on Cape Cod" "she felt she had to get out of the house"

Definition 4: small house at the entrance to the grounds of a country mansion; usually occupied by a gatekeeper or gardener - [noun denoting artifact]

(lodge is a kind of ...) a house built at a gateway; usually the gatekeeper's residence

(lodge belongs to a domain located in ...) a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom

Definition 5: a formal association of people with similar interests - [noun denoting group]

Samples where lodge or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he joined a golf club
  • they formed a small lunch society
  • men from the fraternal order will staff the soup kitchen today

Synonyms for lodge in the sense of this definition

(lodge is a kind of ...) a formal organization of people or groups of people

"he joined the Modern Language Association"

(... is a kind of lodge ) a club to promote and regulate horse racing

(... is a kind of lodge ) club for players of racket sports

(... is a kind of lodge ) a club for rowers

(... is a kind of lodge ) a group of people who save money in a common fund for a specific purpose (usually distributed at Christmas)

(... is a kind of lodge ) a social club for female undergraduates

(... is a kind of lodge ) a club of tumblers or gymnasts

(... is a kind of lodge ) club that promotes and supports yachting and boating

(... is a kind of lodge ) a club of professional or business people organized for their coordination and active in public services

(... is a kind of lodge ) a club of small investors who buy and sell securities jointly

(... is a kind of lodge ) an association of huntsmen who hunt for sport

(... is a kind of lodge ) a literary or scientific association for the promotion of learning

(... is a kind of lodge ) a club that people join in order to buy selected books at reduced prices

(... is a kind of lodge ) a local branch of some fraternity or association

"he joined the Atlanta chapter"

(... is a kind of lodge ) a club of people to play chess

(... is a kind of lodge ) a suburban club for recreation and socializing

(... is a kind of lodge ) a social club for male undergraduates

(... is a kind of lodge ) a club organized to sing together

(... is a kind of lodge ) a club of people to play golf

(lodge is a member of ...) someone who is a member of a club

Definition 6: English physicist who studied electromagnetic radiation and was a pioneer of radiotelegraphy (1851-1940) - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for lodge in the sense of this definition

(lodge is an instance of ...) a scientist trained in physics

Definition 7: file a formal charge against - [verb of communication]

Samples where lodge or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The suspect was charged with murdering his wife

Synonyms for lodge in the sense of this definition

(lodge is a kind of ...) bring an accusation against; level a charge against

"The neighbors accused the man of spousal abuse"

(... is a kind of lodge ) charge (a public official) with an offense or misdemeanor committed while in office

"The President was impeached"

Definition 8: put, fix, force, or implant - [verb of contact]

Samples where lodge or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • lodge a bullet in the table
  • stick your thumb in the crack

Synonyms for lodge in the sense of this definition

(lodge is a kind of ...) cause to be firmly attached

"fasten the lock onto the door" "she fixed her gaze on the man"

(... is a kind of lodge ) deposit anew

"The water had redeposited minerals on the rocks"

Definition 9: provide housing for - [verb of stative]

Samples where lodge or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • We are lodging three foreign students this semester

Synonyms for lodge in the sense of this definition

(lodge is a kind of ...) provide housing for

"The immigrants were housed in a new development outside the town"

(... is a kind of lodge ) lodge in barracks

(... is a kind of lodge ) supply with room and board

"He is keeping three women in the guest cottage" "keep boarders"

(... is a kind of lodge ) provide housing for (military personnel)

Definition 10: be a lodger; stay temporarily - [verb of stative]

Samples where lodge or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Where are you lodging in Paris?

(lodge is a kind of ...) be an inhabitant of or reside in

"People lived in Africa millions of years ago" "The people inhabited the islands that are now deserted" "this kind of fish dwells near the bottom of the ocean" "deer are populating the woods"

(... is a kind of lodge ) stay overnight

"The boy's friends were allowed to sleep over after the birthday party"

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