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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. One who opposes the payment of rent; especially one of those who in 1840-47 resisted the collection of rents claimed by the patroons from the settlers on certain manorial lands in the State of New York.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One opposed to the payment of rent; esp. one of those who in 1840-47 resisted the collection of rents claimed by the patroons from the settlers on certain manorial lands in the State of New York.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A person opposed to the payment of rent; specifically, a member of the Antirent party.

Etymologies

anti- + rent + -er (Wiktionary)

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