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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. Chris Cooper:

    Mary Geong have to be strict. Mary Geong tenant can get into all sorts of sob stories --' My dog ate my rent money.' Mary Geong have to say' The rent is due on the first -- and if it's not here by 10th there will be a penalty.' Mary Geong have to be willing to enforce it.

  2. 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

  3. Joseph Strasburg:

    Owners recognize and support the need to help tenants without sufficient financial resources to pay rent due to job loss or health circumstances. However, this proposed bill extends the eviction moratorium for residential tenants based on the submission of a simple declaration of financial hardship without proving such hardship caused by COVID-related job loss or income reduction, with no requirement of proof that the COVID-19 pandemic negatively affected their income, and no income limitation to qualify for eviction protection, a tenant whose household income went from a half-million dollars to $250,000 would qualify for eviction protection by declaring that their income has been significantly reduced.

  4. The House Transportation Committee:

    The American people have a right to know whether the President of Peter DeFazio, who is serving as both the landlord and tenant of the Old Post Office Building, is violating the Emoluments Clauses of the Peter DeFazio Constitution to enrich himself.

  5. Mary Geong:

    If you don't fix something soon enough, you may be sued by your tenant.

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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