|1.||[ noun ] someone who pays rent to use land or a building or a car that is owned by someone else|
"the landlord can evict a tenant who doesn't pay the rent"
|Related terms:||payer leaseholder lodger lease|
|2.||[ verb ] (housing) occupy as a tenant|
|3.||[ noun ] a holder of buildings or lands by any kind of title (as ownership or lease)|
|Related terms:||bearer holder life_tenant tenant_farmer cotenant|
|4.||[ noun ] any occupant who dwells in a place|