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  Words related to rent

Related / Similar Words: rip, split, snag, tear, economic rent, lease, hire, charter, engage, take, let

 

Definition:
  • the act of rending or ripping or splitting something; "he gave the envelope a vigorous rip";
  • an opening made forcibly as by pulling apart; "there was a rip in his pants"; "she had snags in her stockings";
  • a regular payment by a tenant to a landlord for use of some property;
  • the return derived from cultivated land in excess of that derived from the poorest land cultivated under similar conditions;
  • engage for service under a term of contract; "We took an apartment on a quiet street"; "Let''s rent a car"; "Shall we take a guide in Rome?";
  • grant use or occupation of under a term of contract; "I am leasing my country estate to some foreigners";
  • let for money; "We rented our apartment to friends while we were abroad";
  • hold under a lease or rental agreement; of goods and services;

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    See Also: hire out, rent out, farm out

     

    Hyponyms: ground rent, peppercorn rent, rack rent, sublet, sublease

     

    Derivational Morphology: cleave, split, rive, rend, rip, pull, tear, rupture, snap, bust, hire, charter, lease, engage, take, let, tenant, renter, rental, renting, term of a contract, letter, lessor, lease giver, letting, leaseholder, lessee

     

    Anagrams: tern

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese:   Dutch: huren  
    Finnish: vuokrata   French: louer  
    German: mieten   Hungarian: kiven  
    Italian: affittare   Japanese: 賃借  
    Korean: 빌려주다   Portuguese: alugar  
    Russian: нанимать   Spanish: alquilar  
    Swedish: hyra  
     
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