What does landlord mean?

Definitions for landlordˈlændˌlɔrd

Here are all the 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. New York:

    This landlord has repeatedly failed their duty to safeguard our youngest New Yorkers.

  3. 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.

  4. Molly Reich:

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

  5. Cornelius Freeman:

    When I came through the fence, my landlord was right there, on his knees, it just looked like he just — like all the skin had come off him.

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