- the act of one that lodges
- a place to live in, esp. temporarily; quarters
- [pl.] a room or rooms rented in a private home
Origin of lodgingMiddle English loggyng: see lodge, transitive verb
- A place to live: found lodging near her new job.
- often lodgings Sleeping accommodations: We found the lodgings on the tour rather primitive.
- lodgings Furnished rooms in another's house rented for accommodation.