rent verb definition in Renting a home topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


 verb: Renting a home topic
[transitive, intransitive] to regularly pay money to somebody so that you can use something that they own, such as a house, some land, a machine, etc. rent (something) to live in rented accommodation/housing/property In the long run, it works out more expensive to rent a television than to buy one. rent something from somebody Who do you rent the land from?