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rent

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of rent

  1. 1 a long deep cut getting her skirt caught on a nail resulted in a four-inch rent that she couldn't possibly repair Synonyms of rent incision, laceration, gash, rip, slash, slit, tearWords Related to rent abrasion, score, scrape, scratch; injury, wound; crack, fracture, rupture, snag

  2. 2 an open space in a barrier (as a wall or hedge) peered through the rent in the old garden wall for a glimpse of her mysterious new neighbor Synonyms of rent breach, break, discontinuity, gulf, hiatus, hole, interstice, interval, opening, gap, rift, separation, voidWords Related to rent chink, cleft, crack, cranny, crevice, fissure; notch, slit, slot, split; interspace, pore; abyss, aperture, cavity, chasm, gape, orifice; fracture, rupture, severance, sundering


rent

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of rent

  1. 1 to give the possession and use of (something) in return for periodic payment we rented the apartment to a college student for $500 a month Synonyms of rent lease, let [chiefly British] Words Related to rent charter, engage, hire; lodge; sublease, sublet; rack-rent

  2. 2 to take or get the temporary use of (something) for a set sum will need to rent a car while we're in Europe Synonyms of rent charter, engage, lease, hireWords Related to rent sublease, sublet; check out; arrange (for), bespeak, book, contract (for), order, reserve, sign up (for)



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