What is Rent ?

Rent is (noun) 1. money paid to live in a flat or house or to use an office or car Rents are high in the centre of the town. The landlord asked me to pay three months’ rent in advance. 2. a tear or hole in material (verb) 1. to pay money to use a house, flat, office or car He rents an office in the centre of town. He rented a villa by the beach for three weeks. 2. to rent out to let someone use a house, office, flat, etc., for money We rented (out) one floor of our building to an American company.


source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level