Definitions for landlordˈlændˌlɔrd

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word landlord

Princeton's WordNet

  1. landlord(noun)

    a landowner who leases to others

GCIDE

  1. Landlord(n.)

    The master of an inn or of any form of lodging house; as, the landlord collects the rents on the first of the month.

  2. Origin: [See Land, and Lord.]

Wiktionary

  1. landlord(Noun)

    a person who owns and rents land such as a house, apartment, or condo.

  2. landlord(Noun)

    the owner or manager of a public house

  3. landlord(Noun)

    A shark, imagined as the owner of the surf to be avoided.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Landlord(noun)

    the lord of a manor, or of land; the owner of land or houses which he leases to a tenant or tenants

  2. Landlord(noun)

    the master of an inn or of a lodging house

  3. Origin: [See Land, and Lord.]

Freebase

  1. Landlord

    A landlord is the owner of a house, apartment, condominium, land or real estate which is rented or leased to an individual or business, who is called a tenant. When a juristic person is in this position, the term landlord is used. Other terms include lessor and owner. The term landlady may be used for female owners, and lessor applies to both genders.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'landlord' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3603

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'landlord' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4154

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'landlord' in Nouns Frequency: #1246

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of landlord in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of landlord in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Lloyd Douglas:

    If a man harbors any sort of fear, it ... makes him landlord to a ghost.

  2. Arthur C. Clarke, 2010:

    We are just tenants on this world. We have just been given a new lease, and a warning from the landlord.

  3. Molly Reich:

    Our landlord wouldn't allow us to participate, but then someone from offices and hospitality talked to them and they finally agreed.

  4. Brenda Blethyn:

    We lived in a rented house, which was in a very poor state of repair, but despite many pleas to the landlord we found that we had to like it or lump it.

  5. William Seward Burroughs:

    So cheat your landlord if you can and must, but do not try to shortchange the Muse. It cannot be done. You can't fake quality any more than you can fake a good meal.

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