noun, plural rentiers
[rahn-tyey] /rɑ̃ˈtyeɪ/ (Show IPA). French.
a person who has a fixed income, as from lands or bonds.
a person whose income consists primarily of fixed unearned amounts, such as rent or bond interest
(as modifier): the rentier class
noun 1. a city in W Washington, near Seattle.
noun 1. a payment made periodically by a tenant to a landlord in return for the use of land, a building, an apartment, an office, or other property. 2. a payment or series of payments made by a lessee to an owner in return for the use of machinery, equipment, etc. 3. Economics. the excess […]
noun 1. (especially during the Great Depression) a party with music and dancing, given to raise money for the host’s rent by collecting a contribution from each guest. rent party
noun 1. an account or schedule of rents, the amount due from each tenant, and the total received. noun 1. a register of lands and buildings owned by a person, company, etc, showing the rent due and total amount received from each tenant 2. the total income arising from rented property