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Synonyms for tenant
ˈtɛn əntten·ant

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Wiktionary2.0 / 2 votes

  1. tenantnoun


  2. tenantnoun

    To hold as, or be, a tenant.


  3. tenantnoun

    One who holds a property by any kind of right, including ownership.


Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms5.0 / 1 vote

  1. tenant

    occupant, lessee, occupier, resident, dweller

    owner, landlord, lessor

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. tenant, renternoun

    someone who pays rent to use land or a building or a car that is owned by someone else

    "the landlord can evict a tenant who doesn't pay the rent"


  2. tenantnoun

    a holder of buildings or lands by any kind of title (as ownership or lease)


  3. tenantverb

    any occupant who dwells in a place


  4. tenantverb

    occupy as a tenant

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Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. tenantnoun

    occupier, occupant, resident, dweller, lessee, renter

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "tenant":

    lessee, tenants, renter, renters, lodger, lessees, occupant, boarder, user, charterer

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  1. Alan Hammer:

    Rent needs to be paid back over a period of time, that's the nature of it, if a tenant can't pay their rent when one month rent of is $ 800, $ 1,200 or $ 1,500, and that goes for many months ? Now you have to pay for a year ?

  2. Mario Andretti:

    What I like is that it focuses on the positives and it reinforces the universal tenant that good does triumph over evil.

  3. Hillary Clinton:

    Nor are these policies rooted in religion, in fact, those who selectively use the Bible to justify this cruelty are ignoring a central tenant of Christianity.

  4. Rose Elizabeth Bird:

    We have probed the earth excavated it burned it ripped things from it buried things in it----that does not fit my definition of a good tenant . If we were here on a month to month basis we would have been evicted long ago

  5. Robert G. Ingersoll:

    Any doctrine that will not bear investigation is not a fit tenant for the mind of an honest man.

Translations for tenant

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  • llogater, inquilíCatalan, Valencian
  • nájemce, vlastníkCzech
  • tenantWelsh
  • Eigentümer, mieten, Pächter, Besitzer, Mieter, BewohnerGerman
  • μισθωτής, ενοικιάζω, ενοικιαστής, ένοικος, επικαρπωτής, μισθώνω, νομέαςGreek
  • arrendatario, inquilinoSpanish
  • مستاجر, مستPersian
  • vuokramies, vuokraaja, vuokrata, torppari, haltija, vuokralainen, asukasFinnish
  • louer, occupant, locataireFrench
  • tionóntaIrish
  • jobbágyHungarian
  • վարձակալArmenian
  • lokacanto, habitero, okupero, okupanto, lokacero, habitantoIdo
  • inquilino, locatarioItalian
  • 借りる, 小作人, 借地人, 賃借人, [[土地]][[を]][[借りる]], 借り主Japanese
  • gobrener, gobrenoresCornish
  • kairīhiMāori
  • pachter, huurder, bewonerDutch
  • leieboerNorwegian
  • dzierżawca, najemcaPolish
  • inquilinoPortuguese
  • съёмщик, снимать, жилец, квартиросъёмщик, арендатор, арендоватьRussian
  • stanar, станар, станарка, stanarkaSerbo-Croatian
  • arrendera, hyresgäst, arrendator, hyraSwedish
  • kiracıTurkish

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