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English definition of “lodge”

lodge

verb (COMPLAIN)    /lɒdʒ/ US  /lɑːdʒ/
lodge a claim, complaint, protest, etc. to make an official complaint about something: The US lodged a formal protest against the arrest of the foreign reporters. Lee's solicitor said last night that they would be lodging an appeal against the sentence.Complaining
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