from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An amount paid or collected as rent.
  • n. A piece of property available for renting: summer rentals by the beach.
  • n. The act of renting.
  • n. An agency that rents something.
  • n. A list of tenants and schedule of rents. Also called rent-roll.
  • adj. Of, relating to, or available for rent: rental income; rental properties.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Short term for something that is rented.
  • n. The payment made to rent something.
  • adj. Relating to rent.
  • adj. Relating to renting.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A schedule, account, or list of rents, with the names of the tenants, etc.; a rent roll.
  • n. A sum total of rents.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A schedule or an account of rents, or a roll wherein the rents of a manor or an estate are set down; a rent-roll.
  • n. The gross amount of rents drawn from an estate or other property: as, the rental of the estate is five thousand a year.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the act of paying for the use of something (as an apartment or house or car)
  • adj. of or relating to rent
  • adj. available to rent or lease
  • n. property that is leased or rented out or let


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