HyperDic: tenant

English > 4 senses of the word tenant:
NOUNperson tenant, rentersomeone who pays rent to use land or a building or a car that is owned by someone else
person tenanta holder of buildings or lands by any kind of title (as ownership or lease)
person tenantany occupant who dwells in a place
VERBsocialtenantoccupy as a tenant / tenant
tenant > pronunciation
Soundsteh'nahnt
Rhymesabandonment ... wonderment: 671 rhymes with ahnt...
English > tenant: 4 senses > noun 1, person
Meaningsomeone who pays rent to use land or a building or a car that is owned by someone else.
Example"the landlord can evict a tenant who doesn't pay the rent"
Synonymrenter
Narrowerleaseholder, lesseeA tenant / tenant / tenant who holds a lease
lodger, boarder, roomerA tenant / tenant in someone's house
Broaderpayer, remuneratorA person who pays money for something
Spanisharrendataria, arrendatario, inquilino, locataria, locatario
Catalanarrendatari, inquilí, llogater
Nounstenancyan act of being a tenant or occupant
Verbstenantoccupy as a tenant / tenant
English > tenant: 4 senses > noun 2, person
MeaningA holder of buildings or lands by any kind of title (as ownership or lease).
NarrowercotenantOne of two or more tenants holding title to the same property
life tenantA tenant / tenant / tenant whose legal right to retain possession of buildings or lands lasts as long as they (or some other person) live
tenant farmerA farmer who works land owned by someone else
BroaderholderA person who holds something
Nounstenancyan act of being a tenant or occupant
English > tenant: 4 senses > noun 3, person
MeaningAny occupant who dwells in a place.
Broaderresident, occupant, occupiersomeone who lives at a particular place for a prolonged period or who was born there
Spanisharrendatario, inquilino
Catalaninquilí, llogater
Nounstenancyan act of being a tenant or occupant
Verbstenantoccupy as a tenant / tenant
English > tenant: 4 senses > verb 1, social
MeaningOccupy as a tenant / tenant.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Broaderpopulate, dwell, live, inhabitInhabit or live in
Nounstenantsomeone who pays rent to use land or a building or a car that is owned by someone else
tenantany occupant who dwells in a place
tenantrytenants / tenants of an estate considered as a group

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