Definitions For Rent


  • The act of rending or ripping or splitting something
  • An opening made forcibly as by pulling apart
  • A payment or series of payments made by the lessee to an owner for use of some property, facility, equipment, or service
  • The return derived from cultivated land in excess of that derived from the poorest land cultivated under similar conditions
  • To pay money in return for being able to use (something that belongs to someone else)
  • To allow someone to use (something) in return for payment
  • To be available for use in return for payment : to be for rent


  • Engage for service under a term of contract
  • Grant use or occupation of under a term of contract
  • Let for money
  • Hold under a lease or rental agreement; of goods and services

Is Rent a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Rent is worth 4 points in Scrabble and 5 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Rent in a Sentence

  • We rented our friends' cottage for the month of August.
  • Do you own or rent?
  • We rented them the upstairs apartment in our house.

Synonyms for Rent

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