Textual thesaurus for "rent"

(noun) rip, split

the act of rending or ripping or splitting something

he gave the envelope a vigorous rip

(noun) rip, split, snag, tear

an opening made forcibly as by pulling apart

there was a rip in his pants; she had snags in her stockings

(noun) economic rent

the return derived from cultivated land in excess of that derived from the poorest land cultivated under similar conditions

(verb) charter, take, lease, hire, engage

engage for service under a term of contract

We took an apartment on a quiet street; Let's rent a car; Shall we take a guide in Rome?

(verb) lease, let

grant use or occupation of under a term of contract

I am leasing my country estate to some foreigners

(verb) lease

let for money

We rented our apartment to friends while we were abroad

(verb) lease, hire, charter

hold under a lease or rental agreement; of goods and services