lodgment

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noun lodg·ment \ˈläj-mənt\
variants: or

lodgement

Definition of lodgment

  1. 1a :  a lodging place :  shelterb :  accommodations, lodgings found lodgment in the city

  2. 2a :  the act, fact, or manner of lodging a hut for temporary lodgment of cattlemenb :  a placing, depositing, or coming to rest

  3. 3a :  an accumulation or collection deposited in a place or remaining at restb :  a place of rest or deposit

Examples of lodgment in a Sentence

  1. the lodgment of a week's worth of newspapers in the doorway was a telltale sign that the family was away

  2. dismayed at the shabby lodgments that were the only option of cross-country travelers at the time

First Known Use of lodgment

1598


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