11 Definitions of Rent

The meaning of the word rent, the definition of Rent:

n. - An opening made by rending; a break or breach made by force; a tear.

n. - Figuratively, a schism; a rupture of harmony; a separation; as, a rent in the church.

n. - Income; revenue. See Catel.

n. - Pay; reward; share; toll.

n. - A certain periodical profit, whether in money, provisions, chattels, or labor, issuing out of lands and tenements in payment for the use; commonly, a certain pecuniary sum agreed upon between a tenant and his landlord, paid at fixed intervals by the lessee to the lessor, for the use of land or its appendages; as, rent for a farm, a house, a park, etc.

n. - To grant the possession and enjoyment of, for a rent; to lease; as, the owwner of an estate or house rents it.

n. - To take and hold under an agreement to pay rent; as, the tennant rents an estate of the owner.

imp. & p. p. - of Rend

v. i. - To rant.

v. t. - To tear. See Rend.

v. i. - To be leased, or let for rent; as, an estate rents for five hundred dollars a year.

The word "rent" uses 4 letters: E N R T

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Words formed by adding one letter before or after rent, or to rent in any order:

a - antre   b - brent   d - trend   e - enter rente terne treen   i - inert inter niter nitre trine   o - noter tenor toner trone   s - nerts rents stern terns   u - tuner   y - entry   z - nertz  

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en er ern et ne net re ret te ten

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