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British English: /rɛnt/
American English: /rɛnt/

Translation of rent in French:

past tense, past participle


  • 1 (for accommodation) two months' rent in advance
    deux mois de loyer à l'avance
    for rent
    à louer
    before n (control, strike)
    des loyers
    de loyer

transitive verb

  • 1 (hire)
    (car, TV, house, apartment)

intransitive verb

  • 2 (landlord) he rents to students
    il loue des logements à des étudiants
  • 3 (property) to rent for £600 a month
    être loué pour 600 livres par mois

also: rented past participle adjective

  • (room, villa)
    (car, phone)
    de location

Phrasal verbs

rent out

rent [something] out, rent out [something]
to à

Definition of rent in:

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