Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “ground rent”

See all translations

ground rent

noun [C or U]
 
 
PROPERTY
money paid by the owner of a building or apartment to the person who owns the land on which it has been built: He almost lost his home because of unpaid ground rent.
Translations of “ground rent”
in Chinese (Traditional) (房產主付給地產主的)地租…
in Chinese (Simplified) (房产主付给地产主的)地租…
(Definition of ground rent from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of ground rent?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “ground rent” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

shampoo

a liquid used for washing hair, or for washing particular objects or materials

Word of the Day

The way we move (Verbs for walking and running)

by Kate Woodford,
March 25, 2015
​​​ This week we’re looking at interesting ways to describe the way that people move. Most of the verbs that we’ll be considering describe how fast or slow people move. Others describe the attitude or state of mind of the person walking or running. Some describe both. Starting with verbs for walking slowly,

Read More 

crossfit noun

March 23, 2015
high-intensity strength training Two women in strappy dresses discussed how much weight they could snatch

Read More