lodge/ lɒdʒ /

a small, makeshift or crude shelter or habitation, as of boughs, poles, skins, earth, or rough boards; cabin or hut.
a house used as a temporary residence, as in the hunting season.

verb (used without object), lodged, lodg·ing.
to have a habitation or quarters, especially temporarily, as in a hotel, motel, or inn:
We lodged in a guest house.
to live in rented quarters in another’s house:
He lodged with a local family during his college days.

verb (used with object), lodged, lodg·ing.
to furnish with a habitation or quarters, especially temporarily; accommodate:
Can you lodge us for the night?
to furnish with a room or rooms in one’s house for payment; have as a lodger:
a boardinghouse that lodges oil workers.

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