Thesaurus

renting

verb
present participle of rent

Synonyms of renting

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 for renting

Words Related to renting

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 for renting

Words Related to renting

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about renting

Cite this Entry

“Renting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/renting. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

More from Merriam-Webster on renting

Nglish: Translation of renting for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of renting for Arabic Speakers

Comments on renting

What made you want to look up renting? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Musical Words Quiz

  • gramophone
  • Which word describes a musical performance marked by the absence of instrumental accompaniment?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Syn City

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!