from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Not being subject to rent.
- adv. Not having to pay or not paying rent.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. On which no rent is payable.
- adv. Without paying rent.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Without payment of rent.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adv. without paying rent
- adj. complimentary; without payment of rent
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But McMillan told The New York Times he had been living rent-free for over a decade, thanks to generous landlords.
In many cases they may get to live in the home rent-free for months, even years, until the bank gets around to seizing it.
If Frank Abagnale — the con man played by Leonardo DiCaprio in the film "Catch Me If You Can" — were operating today, he'd probably be living rent-free in a super-luxury high-rise in Miami.
Everett Collection If Frank Abagnale — the con man played by Leonardo DiCaprio (above) in the film "Catch Me If You Can" — were operating today, he'd probably be living rent-free in a super-luxury high-rise in Miami.
However, with a development of four years and average rent-free periods offered at around two years, the two developments are unlikely to produce income until 2016, he said.
Why can't borrowers who are essentially living rent-free just get back on track?
Ms. Keeser 's attorneys also say they have a buyer who has agreed to pay $19.35 million for the property and would allow the museum to continue to operate, rent-free, until the end of 2011, according to documents submitted to the Manhattan bankruptcy court.
So when Mr. Dominguez offered her the chance for a rent-free storefront in early November, Ms. Ellen jumped at it.
Even if we get rent-free temporary housing, we will still have to pay electricity and gas bills, and buy food, says Sato, 27.
Many gringos live here only part of the year and contract with other gringos to stay at their place rent-free while they are gone.