What does occupancy mean?

Definitions for occupancyˈɒk yə pən si

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word occupancy.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. occupancy, tenancy(noun)

    an act of being a tenant or occupant

  2. occupation, occupancy, moving in(noun)

    the act of occupying or taking possession of a building

    "occupation of a building without a certificate of occupancy is illegal"


  1. Occupancy(n.)

    The state or condition of being occupied; as, occupancy by more than 250 people is dangerous and unlawful.

  2. Occupancy(n.)

    The period of time during which one occupies a property.

  3. Origin: [See Occupant.]


  1. occupancy(Noun)

    The act of occupying, the state of being occupied or the state of being an occupant or tenant

  2. occupancy(Noun)

    The period of time during which someone rents or otherwise occupies certain land or premises

  3. occupancy(Noun)

    The specific use to which something occupied is put


  1. Occupancy

    Occupancy in building construction and building codes is the use or intended use of a building or part thereof for the shelter or support of persons, animals or property. A closely related meaning is the number of units in such a building that are rented or leased, or otherwise in-use. The lack of occupancy in this sense is a vacancy.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of occupancy in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of occupancy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Carla Celia:

    Hotels reach 98% occupancy and the city creates 20,000 direct and indirect jobs.

  2. William Waters:

    There’s a variety of things that could happen if you don’t comply with the use and occupancy requirement.

  3. Yahia Shawkat:

    There has not been any meaningful population movement ... and the average occupancy rate is about 20 percent.

  4. Marouen Kilani:

    We have had some cancellations, which is understandable, for the summer high season we're still at full occupancy.

  5. Elliott Ferguson:

    When Pope Benedict came in 2008, it was peak tourism season with the cherry blossoms and occupancy was about 95 percent.

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