Focus on the pronunciation of landlord
English definition of “landlord”
/ˈlændlɔːd/ noun [C]
› PROPERTY a person or organization that owns a room, building, or piece of land that someone else pays rent to use: Landlords have legal obligations that cannot be avoided by leaving them out of the tenancy agreement.
› UK COMMERCE a man who owns or manages a pub, bar, or small hotel: A landlord who has rescued his pub from being closed has said the crisis in the industry can't all be blamed on large pub companies. → Compare landlady → See also absentee landlord