Lodge vs Burrow - What's the difference?
In mining|lang=en terms the difference between lodge and burrow
is that lodge
is (mining) the space at the mouth of a level next to the shaft, widened to permit wagons to pass, or ore to be deposited for hoisting; called also platt while burrow
is (mining) a heap or heaps of rubbish or refuse.
As nouns the difference between lodge and burrow
is that lodge
is a building for recreational use such as a hunting lodge or a summer cabin while burrow
is a tunnel or hole, often as dug by a small creature.
As verbs the difference between lodge and burrow
is that lodge
is to be firmly fixed in a specified position while burrow
is to dig a tunnel or hole.
A building for recreational use such as a hunting lodge or a summer cabin.
Porter's]] or [[caretaker, caretaker's rooms at or near the main entrance to a building or an estate.
A local chapter of some fraternities]], such as [[freemason, freemasons.
(US) A local chapter of a trade union.
A rural hotel or resort, an inn.
A beaver's shelter constructed on a pond or lake.
A den or cave.
The chamber of an abbot, prior, or head of a college.
(mining) The space at the mouth of a level next to the shaft, widened to permit wagons to pass, or ore to be deposited for hoisting; called also platt.
A collection of objects lodged together.
* De Foe
A family of Native Americans, or the persons who usually occupy an Indian lodge; as a unit of enumeration, reckoned from four to six persons.
- the Maldives, a famous lodge of islands
- The tribe consists of about two hundred lodges , that is, of about a thousand individuals.
To be firmly fixed in a specified position.
- I've got some spinach lodged between my teeth.
To stay in a boarding-house, paying rent to the resident landlord or landlady.
- The bullet missed its target and lodged in the bark of a tree.
To stay in any place or shelter.
- The detective Sherlock Holmes lodged in Baker Street.
- Stay and lodge by me this night.
To supply with a room or place to sleep in for a time.
To put money, jewellery, or other valuables for safety.
To place (a statement, etc.) with the proper authorities (such as courts, etc.).
To become flattened, as grass or grain, when overgrown or beaten down by the wind.
- Something holy lodges in that breast.
- The heavy rain caused the wheat to lodge .
A tunnel or hole, often as dug by a small creature.
* 1922 , (Margery Williams), (The Velveteen Rabbit)
(mining) A heap or heaps of rubbish or refuse.
An incorporated town.
- But very soon he grew to like it, for the Boy used to talk to him, and made nice tunnels' for him under the bedclothes that he said were like the ' burrows the real rabbits lived in.
To dig a tunnel or hole.