Pronunciation: (loj'ing), [key]
1. accommodation in a house, esp. in rooms for rent: to furnish board and lodging.
2. a temporary place to stay; temporary quarters.
a. a room or rooms rented for residence in another's house.
b. Brit.the rooms of a university student who lives neither on campus nor at home.
4. the act of lodging.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.