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rent - Dictionary definition and meaning for word rent

Definition
(noun) a payment or series of payments made by the lessee to an owner for use of some property, facility, equipment, or service
Definition
(noun) an opening made forcibly as by pulling apart
Synonyms : rip , snag , split , tear
Example Sentence
  • there was a rip in his pants
  • she had snags in her stockings

Definition
(noun) the return derived from cultivated land in excess of that derived from the poorest land cultivated under similar conditions
Synonyms : economic rent

Definition
(noun) the act of rending or ripping or splitting something
Synonyms : rip , split
Example Sentence
  • he gave the envelope a vigorous rip

Definition
(verb) let for money
Synonyms : lease
Example Sentence
  • We rented our apartment to friends while we were abroad

Definition
(verb) grant use or occupation of under a term of contract
Synonyms : lease , let
Example Sentence
  • I am leasing my country estate to some foreigners

Definition
(verb) engage for service under a term of contract
Synonyms : charter , engage , hire , lease , take
Example Sentence
  • We took an apartment on a quiet street
  • Let's rent a car
  • Shall we take a guide in Rome?

Definition
(verb) hold under a lease or rental agreement; of goods and services
Synonyms : charter , hire , lease

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for rent

it sounds like rend and both words mean the same, RENT = REND
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by 1.6k

rent~ for example u & ur fnds are staying in a room for rent....now the room rent must be divided(split) among urselves...simple to remember :)
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by mahesh_a_8

He "rent"ed a torn sleeping bag.
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by Marise

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