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English definition of “occupier”


noun [C]     /ˈɒkjəpaɪər/ UK PROPERTY, LAW
someone who lives in, works in, or is using a particular room, building, or area of land: Liability for damages falls on the occupier of the premises.
→ See also owner-occupier
(Definition of occupier noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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