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Lodging vs. Board — What's the Difference?

Lodging vs. Board — What's the Difference?

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Lodging

Lodging refers to the renting of a short-term dwelling. People who travel and stay away from home for more than a day need lodging for sleep, rest, food, safety, shelter from cold temperatures or rain, storage of luggage and access to common household functions.
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Board

A long flat slab of sawed lumber; a plank.
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Lodging

Temporary accommodation
A fee for board and lodging
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Board

A long flat slab of another material, used as a structural member.
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Lodging

A place to live
Found lodging near her new job.
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Board

A flat, rigid, often rectangular piece of material used as a surface upon which to work
A cutting board.
An ironing board.
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Lodging

Often lodgings Sleeping accommodations
We found the lodgings on the tour rather primitive.
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Board

A blackboard.
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Lodging

Lodgings Furnished rooms in another's house rented for accommodation.
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Board

A bulletin board.
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Lodging

A place to live or lodge.
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Board

A scoreboard.
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Lodging

Sleeping accommodation.
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Board

A toteboard.
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Lodging

(in the plural) Furnished rooms in a house rented as accommodation.
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Board

A flat piece of material designed or equipped to be ridden as a sport, especially a snowboard, skateboard, or surfboard.
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Lodging

(agriculture) The condition of a plant, especially a cereal, that has been flattened in the field or damaged so that it cannot stand upright, as by weather conditions or because the stem is not strong enough to support the plant.
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Board

A diving board.
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Lodging

Present participle of lodge
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Board

A backboard.
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Lodging

The act of one who, or that which, lodges.
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Board

A flat, rigid piece of material on which a game is played, such as a checkerboard or chessboard.
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Lodging

A place of rest, or of temporary habitation; esp., a sleeping apartment; - often in the plural with a singular meaning.
Wits take lodgings in the sound of Bow.
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Board

A table at which official meetings are held; a council table.
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Lodging

Abiding place; harbor; cover.
Fair bosom . . . the lodging of delight.
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Board

An organized body of administrators or investigators
A board of trustees.
A board of directors.
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Lodging

Housing structures collectively; structures in which people are housed
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Board

A table, especially one set for serving food.
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Lodging

The state or quality of being lodged or fixed even temporarily;
The lodgment of the balloon in the tree
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Board

Food or meals considered as a whole
Board and lodging.
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Lodging

The act of lodging
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Board

(Sports) The wooden structure enclosing an area for skating, such as the ice on which hockey is played, or enclosing a playing area, as for indoor soccer.
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Board

A theater stage.
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Board

(Basketball) A rebound.
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Board

An electrical-equipment panel.
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Board

(Computers) A circuit board.
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Board

The side of a ship.
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Board

A leeboard.
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Board

A centerboard.
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Board

(Obsolete) A border or edge.
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Board

To cover or close with boards
Board up a broken window.
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Board

To furnish with meals in return for pay.
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Board

To house where board is furnished
Board a horse at a stable.
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Board

To enter or go aboard (a vehicle or ship).
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Board

To allow (passengers) on board.
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Board

(Nautical) To come alongside (a ship).
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Board

(Sports) To force (an opposing hockey player) into the boards with a body check.
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Board

(Obsolete) To approach.
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Board

To receive meals or food and lodging as a paying customer.
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Board

(Sports) To use a snowboard, skateboard, surfboard, or similar item.
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Board

A relatively long, wide and thin piece of any material, usually wood or similar, often for use in construction or furniture-making.
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Board

A device (e.g., switchboard) containing electrical switches and other controls and designed to control lights, sound, telephone connections, etc.
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Board

A flat surface with markings for playing a board game.
Each player starts the game with four counters on the board.
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Board

Short for blackboard, whiteboard, chessboard, surfboard, circuit board, message board (on the Internet), etc.
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Board

A committee that manages the business of an organization, e.g., a board of directors.
We have to wait to hear back from the board.
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Board

(uncountable) Regular meals or the amount paid for them in a place of lodging.
Room and board
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Board

(nautical) The side of a ship.
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Board

(nautical) The distance a sailing vessel runs between tacks when working to windward.
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Board

The wall that surrounds an ice hockey rink.
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Board

(archaic) A long, narrow table, like that used in a medieval dining hall.
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Board

Paper made thick and stiff like a board, for book covers, etc.; pasteboard.
To bind a book in boards
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Board

(video games) A level or stage having a particular layout.
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Board

A container for holding pre-dealt cards that is used to allow multiple sets of players to play the same cards. Board (duplicate bridge)
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Board

A rebound.
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Board

(transitive) To step or climb onto or otherwise enter a ship, aircraft, train or other conveyance.
It is time to board the aircraft.
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Board

(transitive) To provide someone with meals and lodging, usually in exchange for money.
To board one's horse at a livery stable
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Board

(transitive) To receive meals and lodging in exchange for money.
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Board

To capture an enemy ship by going alongside and grappling her, then invading her with a boarding party
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Board

(intransitive) To obtain meals, or meals and lodgings, statedly for compensation
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Board

To approach (someone); to make advances to, accost.
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Board

To cover with boards or boarding.
To board a house
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Board

To hit (someone) with a wooden board.
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Board

(transitive) To write something on a board, especially a blackboard or whiteboard.
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Board

A piece of timber sawed thin, and of considerable length and breadth as compared with the thickness, - used for building, etc.
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Board

A table to put food upon.
Fruit of all kinds . . . She gathers, tribute large, and on the boardHeaps with unsparing hand.
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Board

Hence: What is served on a table as food; stated meals; provision; entertainment; - usually as furnished for pay; as, to work for one's board; the price of board.
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Board

A table at which a council or court is held.
Both better acquainted with affairs than any other who sat then at that board.
We may judge from their letters to the board.
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Board

A square or oblong piece of thin wood or other material used for some special purpose, as, a molding board; a board or surface painted or arranged for a game; as, a chessboard; a backgammon board.
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Board

Paper made thick and stiff like a board, for book covers, etc.; pasteboard; as, to bind a book in boards.
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Board

The stage in a theater; as, to go upon the boards, to enter upon the theatrical profession.
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Board

The border or side of anything.
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Board

To cover with boards or boarding; as, to board a house.
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Board

To go on board of, or enter, as a ship, whether in a hostile or a friendly way.
You board an enemy to capture her, and a stranger to receive news or make a communication.
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Board

To enter, as a railway car.
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Board

To furnish with regular meals, or with meals and lodgings, for compensation; to supply with daily meals.
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Board

To place at board, for compensation; as, to board one's horse at a livery stable.
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Board

To obtain meals, or meals and lodgings, statedly for compensation; as, he boards at the hotel.
We are several of us, gentlemen and ladies, who board in the same house.
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Board

To approach; to accost; to address; hence, to woo.
I will board her, though she chide as loudAs thunder when the clouds in autumn crack.
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Board

A committee having supervisory powers;
The board has seven members
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Board

A flat piece of material designed for a special purpose;
He nailed boards across the windows
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Board

A stout length of sawn timber; made in a wide variety of sizes and used for many purposes
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Board

A board on which information can be displayed to public view
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Board

A flat portable surface (usually rectangular) designed for board games;
He got out the board and set up the pieces
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Board

Food or meals in general;
She sets a fine table
Room and board
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Board

Electrical device consisting of an insulated panel containing switches and dials and meters for controlling other electrical devices;
He checked the instrument panel
Suddenly the board lit up like a Christmas tree
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Board

A printed circuit that can be inserted into expansion slots in a computer to increase the computer's capabilities
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Board

A table at which meals are served;
He helped her clear the dining table
A feast was spread upon the board
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Board

Get on board of (trains, buses, ships, aircraft, etc.)
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Board

Live and take one's meals at or in;
She rooms in an old boarding house
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Board

Lodge and take meals (at)
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Board

Provide food and lodging (for);
The old lady is boarding three men
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