Synonyms for rent

Synonyms for (noun) rent

Synonyms: rip, rent, split

Definition: the act of rending or ripping or splitting something

Usage: he gave the envelope a vigorous rip

Similar words: tear

Definition: the act of tearing

Usage: he took the manuscript in both hands and gave it a mighty tear

Synonyms: rip, rent, split, snag, tear

Definition: an opening made forcibly as by pulling apart

Usage: there was a rip in his pants; she had snags in her stockings

Similar words: opening, gap

Definition: an open or empty space in or between things

Usage: there was a small opening between the trees; the explosion made a gap in the wall

Synonyms: rent

Definition: a payment or series of payments made by the lessee to an owner for use of some property, facility, equipment, or service

Similar words: annuity in advance

Definition: an annuity paid in a series of more or less equal payments at the beginning of equally spaced periods

Usage: rent payable in advance constitutes an annuity in advance for the landlord

Synonyms: rent, economic rent

Definition: the return derived from cultivated land in excess of that derived from the poorest land cultivated under similar conditions

Similar words: proceeds, return, yield, payoff, take, takings, issue

Definition: the income or profit arising from such transactions as the sale of land or other property

Usage: the average return was about 5%

Synonyms for (verb) rent

Synonyms: charter, take, lease, hire, engage, rent

Definition: engage for service under a term of contract

Usage: We took an apartment on a quiet street; Let's rent a car; Shall we take a guide in Rome?

Similar words: acquire, get

Definition: come into the possession of something concrete or abstract

Usage: She got a lot of paintings from her uncle; They acquired a new pet; Get your results the next day; Get permission to take a few days off from work

Synonyms: rent, lease, let

Definition: grant use or occupation of under a term of contract

Usage: I am leasing my country estate to some foreigners

Similar words: give

Definition: transfer possession of something concrete or abstract to somebody

Usage: I gave her my money; can you give me lessons?; She gave the children lots of love and tender loving care

Synonyms: lease, rent

Definition: let for money

Usage: We rented our apartment to friends while we were abroad

Similar words: undertake, contract

Definition: enter into a contractual arrangement

Synonyms: lease, hire, charter, rent

Definition: hold under a lease or rental agreement; of goods and services

Similar words: undertake, contract

Definition: enter into a contractual arrangement

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