loges


loges

loge [lohzh] EXAMPLES|WORD ORIGIN noun (in a theater) the front section of the lowest balcony, separated from the back section by an aisle or railing or both. a box in a theater or opera house. any small enclosure; booth. (in France) a cubicle for the confinement of art students during important examinations. Liberaldictionary.com

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  • Origin of loge From French, dating back to 1740–50; see origin at lodge Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019 Related Words for loges box, loge Examples from the Web for loges Historical Examples of loges

  • Lords of Maltot, and also lords of Loges, appear in charters in vol.

    The Chronicle of the Norman Conquest

    Master Wace

  • The volume included his loges of several academicians, and the autobiography of his great-grandfather, the first Cassini.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 4

    Various

  • Perhaps the best known of his loges, of which there are sixty-nine in all, is that of his uncle Pierre Corneille.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 10, Slice 5

    Various

  • They took the road from Acheres to the Loges, which ascends and contracts, thus bringing one closer together in the shade.

    The Three Cities Trilogy, Complete

    Emile Zola

  • British Dictionary definitions for loges loge noun a small enclosure or box in a theatre or opera house the upper section in a theatre or cinema Word Origin for loge C18: French; see lodge Collins English Dictionary – Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

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