Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “vacant possession”

vacant possession

noun [U] uk   UK specialized us  
the fact that no one is living in or using a house or property at the moment when someone buys itMortgages and real estateRenting, hiring and hire purchase in general Renting propertyAvailable and accessiblePresent
(Definition of vacant possession from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of vacant possession?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “vacant possession” in other dictionaries

Translations of “vacant possession”

Word of the Day

nip

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

Word of the Day

Blog

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