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Definition of Lodged


  1. of Lodge
  2. Lying down; -- used of beasts of the chase, as couchant is of beasts of prey.

Lodged Quotations

The essence of Government is power; and power, lodged as it must be in human hands, will ever be liable to abuse.
James Madison

Since my earliest childhood a barb of sorrow has lodged in my heart. As long as it stays I am ironic if it is pulled out I shall die.
Soren Kierkegaard

Our authorities leave us no doubt that the trust lodged with the oligarchy was sometimes abused, but it certainly ought not to be regarded as a mere usurpation or engine of tyranny.
Henry James Sumner Maine

It is not fit the public trusts should be lodged in the hands of any, till they are first proved and found fit for the business they are to be entrusted with.
Matthew Henry

In all our associations; in all our agreements let us never lose sight of this fundamental maxim - that all power was originally lodged in, and consequently is derived from, the people.
George Mason
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Lodged Translations

lodged in German is logierte
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