Definition of board and lodging
- He worked in the kitchen in return for board and lodging.
: border, edge
: the side of a ship
: a piece of sawed lumber of little thickness and a length greatly exceeding its width
: to come up against or alongside (a ship) usually to attack
: accost, address
: to go aboard (something, such as a ship, train, airplane, or bus)
: a place to live : dwelling
: sleeping accommodations
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