Definition of TENANT

one who rents a room or apartment in another's house <the laundry in the basement is for tenants only>
Related Words cotenant, subtenant; flatmate [chiefly British], roommate (also roomie); guest, visitor; occupant, occupier, resident, resider
one who lives permanently in a place <the abandoned warehouse's only tenants are a band of squatters>
Antonyms transient

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