a person or group that rents and occupies land, a house, an office, or the like, from another for a period of time; lessee.
Law. a person who holds or possesses for a time lands, tenements, or personalty of another, usually for rent.
an occupant or inhabitant of any place.
verb (used with object)
to hold or occupy as a tenant; dwell in; inhabit.
verb (used without object)
to dwell or live (usually followed by in).
a person who holds, occupies, or possesses land or property by any kind of right or title, esp from a landlord under a lease
a person who has the use of a house, flat, etc, subject to the payment of rent
any holder or occupant
(transitive) to hold (land or property) as a tenant
(rare) (intransitive) foll by in. to dwell
noun 1. tenants collectively; the body of tenants on an estate. 2. the state or condition of being a tenant. noun 1. tenants collectively, esp those with the same landlord 2. the status or condition of being a tenant
- Tenants association
noun 1. an organization of tenants, usually with a written constitution and charitable status, whose aim is to improve the housing conditions, amenities, community life, and contractual positions of its members See also community association, residents association
noun 1. trademark a fabric made from wood pulp cellulose, having a silky texture
- Ten-cent store
[ten-sent, -sent] /ˈtɛnˌsɛnt, -ˈsɛnt/ noun 1. five-and-ten (def 1).