Definition of Rentier

1. Noun. Someone whose income is from property rents or bond interest and other investments.

Generic synonyms: Investor



Definition of Rentier

1. n. One who has a fixed income, as from lands, stocks, or the like.

Definition of Rentier

1. Noun. An individual who does not work for a living, but instead receives an income, usually interest, rent, dividends, or capital gains, from his or her assets and investments. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Rentier

1. one that receives a fixed income [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Rentier

rental collection
rental income
rentals
rentback
rentboy
rentboys
rente
rented
rentee
rentees
renter
renterer
renterers
renters
rentes
rentier (current term)
rentiers
renting
rents
renumber
renumbered
renumberer
renumberers
renumbering
renumberings
renumbers
renumerate
renumerated
renumerates
renumerating

Literary usage of Rentier

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1. The Encyclopedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and by Hugh Chisholm (1911)
"... because only those who cross the (rentier with pass- The effects of emigration and immigration cannot be estimated >orts are taken account of. ..."

2. The Cyclopædia of Education: A Dictionary of Information for the Use of by Henry Kiddle, Alexander Jacob Schem (1876)
"The text-books used are MARCH'S Grammar and rentier, as above, in which are also bibliographical notes, and a sketch of the literature ..."

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