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rent

noun [C or U]
 
 
/rent/
PROPERTY, COMMERCE an amount of money that you pay for the use of something, especially that you pay regularly for the use of a room, house, office, etc. that someone else owns: a fair/high/low rent annual/monthly rent commercial/office rentspay (the) rent The company is renegotiating its finances after struggling to pay the rent on its properties.charge/collect rent Managing the property generally means collecting rent and carrying out maintenance.
US COMMERCE →  rental noun : You will pay no line rent on this phone deal.
for rent offered by the owner for someone else to use in exchange for money: The restaurant was open 24 hours a day and also had rooms for rent.
→  See also ground rent , net rent , peppercorn rent , rack rent
Translations of “rent”
in Korean 임대료…
in Arabic إيجار…
in French loyer…
in Turkish kira, kira gideri…
in Italian affitto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 付款, 租金, 租費…
in Russian арендная плата…
in Polish czynsz…
in Spanish alquiler…
in Portuguese aluguel…
in German die Miete…
in Catalan lloguer…
in Japanese 家賃, 賃借料…
in Chinese (Simplified) 付款, 租金, 租费…
(Definition of rent noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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