Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “owner-occupier”


noun [C]
/ˌəʊnəˈɒkjʊpaɪər/ PROPERTY
someone who has bought a house or apartment and lives in it: Buyers for the properties include both rental investors and private owner-occupiers.
(Definition of owner-occupier from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of owner-occupier?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Word of the Day


to press something quickly and quite hard between two objects, especially sharp objects such as teeth or nails

Word of the Day


Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More