WordReference can't translate this exact phrase, but click on each word to see its meaning:

rent roll


We could not find the full phrase you were looking for.
The entry for "rent" is displayed below.

Also see:roll

WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2015
rent1 /rɛnt/USA pronunciation   n. 
  1. a payment made on a regular basis to the owner of land or other property, for the right to live in or use the property: [uncountable]How much do you pay in rent every month? He paid more rent than he had to.[countable]Rents are high.

v. 
  • [+ object] to pay money for the use of (real estate, machinery, etc.) to the landlord or owner:I rented a small apartment.
  • to allow the possession and use of (real estate, machinery, etc.) in return for payment of rent: [+ object]The lodge will rent skis for the day.[~ ( + out) + object + to + object]She rented (out) a small apartment to me.[+ object ( + out) + to + object]The company will not rent cars (out) to anyone under 18 years old.[+ object + object]She rented me the apartment.
  • idiom
    1. Idioms, for rent, available to be rented.

    rent•er, n. [countable]

    rent2 /rɛnt/USA pronunciation   n. [countable]

      an opening or large tear made by rending.

    rent3 /rɛnt/USA pronunciation  v. 

      pt. and pp. of rend.

    WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2015
    rent1  (rent), 
    n. 
    1. a payment made periodically by a tenant to a landlord in return for the use of land, a building, an apartment, an office, or other property.
    2. a payment or series of payments made by a lessee to an owner in return for the use of machinery, equipment, etc.
    3. Business[Econ.]the excess of the produce or return yielded by a given piece of cultivated land over the cost of production;
      the yield from a piece of land or real estate.
    4. profit or return derived from any differential advantage in production.
    5. [Obs.]revenue or income.
    6. for rent, available to be rented, as a home or store:an apartment for rent.

    v.t. 
  • to grant the possession and enjoyment of (property, machinery, etc.) in return for the payment of rent from the tenant or lessee. (often fol. by out).
  • to take and hold (property, machinery, etc.) in return for the payment of rent to the landlord or owner.

  • v.i. 
  • to be leased or let for rent:This apartment rents cheaply.
  • to lease or let property.
  • to take possession of and use property by paying rent:She rents from a friend.
  • Etymology:
    • Old French renter, derivative of rente
    • Vulgar Latin *rendita, feminine past participle of *rendere (see render1); (verb, verbal) Middle English renten
    • Old French
    • (noun, nominal) Middle English rente 1125–75
    rent′a•bili•ty, n. 
    renta•ble, adj. 
    8 . lease, let. See hire. 
    rent2  (rent), 
    n. 
  • an opening made by rending or tearing;
    slit;
    fissure.
  • a breach of relations or union between individuals or groups;
    schism.

  • v. 
  • pt. and pp. of rend. 
  • Etymology:1325–75 for verb, verbal sense;
    1525–35 for def. 1;
    Middle English;
    see rend
    1 . tear, split, rift, cleft, rip, rupture, fracture.2 . division, separation.
    WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2015
    rend /rɛnd/USA pronunciation   v. [+ object],rent/rɛnt/USA pronunciation  rend•ing. 
    1. to separate into parts with great force or suddenness;
      tear or rip apart:As a sign of his grief and rage the high priest rent his garments.
    2. to disturb (the air) sharply with noise:Her sharp screams rent the air.
    3. to distress (the heart) with painful feelings.
    rend•er, n. [countable]

    -rend-, root. 

      -rend- comes from Latin, where it has the meaning "give.'' This meaning is found in such words as: render, rendition, surrender.

    WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2015
    rend  (rend), 
    v., rent, rend•ing. 
    v.t. 
  • to separate into parts with force or violence:The storm rent the ship to pieces.
  • to tear apart, split, or divide:a racial problem that is rending the nation.
  • to pull or tear violently (often fol. by away, off, up, etc.).
  • to tear (one's garments or hair) in grief, rage, etc.
  • to disturb (the air) sharply with loud noise.
  • to harrow or distress (the heart) with painful feelings.

  • v.i. 
  • to split or tear something.
  • to become torn or split.
  • Etymology:bef. 950;
    Middle English renden, Old English rendan;
    cognate with Old Frisian renda
    rendi•ble, adj. 
    2 . rive, sunder, sever, cleave, chop, fracture, rupture. See tear2. 

    Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

    rent /rɛnt/ n
    1. a payment made periodically by a tenant to a landlord or owner for the occupation or use of land, buildings, or by a user for the use of other property, such as a telephone
    2. the return derived from the cultivation of land in excess of production costs
    3. for rentchiefly US Canadian available for use and occupation subject to the payment of rent
    vb
    1. (transitive) to grant (a person) the right to use one's property in return for periodic payments
    2. (transitive) to occupy or use (property) in return for periodic payments
    3. (intransitive) often followed by at: to be let or rented (for a specified rental)
    Etymology: 12th Century: from Old French rente revenue, from Vulgar Latin rendere (unattested) to yield; see render

    ˈrentable adj
    rent /rɛnt/ n
    1. a slit or opening made by tearing or rending; tear
    2. a breach or division, as in relations
    vb
    1. the past tense and past participle of rend



    rend /rɛnd/ vb (rends, rending, rent)
    1. to tear with violent force or to be torn in this way; rip
    2. (transitive) to tear or pull (one's clothes, etc), esp as a manifestation of rage or grief
    3. (transitive) (of a noise or cry) to disturb (the air, silence, etc) with a shrill or piercing tone
    Etymology: Old English rendan; related to Old Frisian renda

    ˈrendible adj



    'rent roll' also found in these entries:
    Advertisements

    Download free Android and iPhone apps

    Android AppiPhone App

    Report an inappropriate ad.