lodge

lodge lodge [lɒdʒ ǁ lɑːdʒ] verb
1. HUMAN RESOURCES LAW lodge a complaint/​protest/​appeal etc to make a formal or official complaint, protest etc:

• An appeal must be lodged within 28 days.

2. [transitive] LAW to formally give information or documents which have to be given by law to an official authority; = file :

• Two companies failed to lodge printed copies of their annual reports by the opening of trading yesterday.

• Opening bids will have to be lodged by December 11.

• To retain copyright you'll have to lodge a patent application.

3. [transitive] to put money or something valuable in an official place so that it is safe:

• The money was lodged in an account in Hamburg.

lodge something with somebody

• Be sure to lodge a copy of the contract with your solicitor.

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lodge UK US /lɒdʒ/ verb [T]
GOVERNMENT, LAW to make an official statement to someone in authority, usually to protect something that you feel it is your right to have or do: lodge a claim/complaint/appeal »

My lawyers advised me to lodge a formal complaint.

lodge sth against sb/sth »

So far, five groups have lodged protests against the deal.

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There were several ethical complaints lodged against him.

UK GOVERNMENT to give information to an official organization so that it can be recorded or dealt with: lodge plans/papers/a bid »

The two banks will lodge their plans with regulators this week.

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Moran lodged a bid to purchase all eight properties.

UK to leave something important in a safe place such as a bank, lawyer's office, etc.: lodge sth with sb »

Keep additional copies of any important documents lodged with your bank or solicitor.


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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