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Synonyms for tenant
ˈtɛn əntten·ant

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  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 Antonyms

  1. tenant

    occupant, lessee, occupier, resident, dweller

    owner, landlord, lessor

Princeton's WordNet

  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 Synonymes

  1. tenantnoun

    occupier, occupant, resident, dweller, lessee, renter

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  1. State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman:

    The current real-estate boom ... is not like the real-estate booms we have seen before, it is not going down. This is the landlord-tenant equivalent of climate change.

  2. Natasha Patel:

    We're seeing landlords now starting to really diversify their tenant mix towards more experience-orientated brands, food and beverage represents a huge part of that.

  3. Alan Hammer:

    The pandemic is a problem for poor people and minority people and that's where the money should be spent. But the government's money is not necessarily going to the places it needs to go efficiently, any tenant who has called and said they can't pay the rent, we make deals with anyone, we try to put them in touch with aid. We're not looking to move someone out.

  4. Tenant Cai Logan:

    Tenant Cai Logan told the station Tenant Cai Logan does need the helpbecause the virus has cut Tenant Cai Logan income in half. WISCONSIN PIZZA PLACE SELLING TOILET PAPER TO HELP COMMUNITY STRUCK BY SHORTAGE : ONLY FOUR PER HOUSEHOLD This is affecting everyone, and this is affecting me financially, i felt relieved, and I also felt grateful on a community level because( Zutzs) intention was to free up some money to invest back in the neighborhood during a time of economic downturn.

  5. Scott Nelson:

    Companies are going to reevaluate everything from the size of their locations to the concentration of their locations to the actual location of markets they're in, it will be a tenant market.

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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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