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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rentiernoun

    someone whose income is from property rents or bond interest and other investments


  1. rentiernoun

    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.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rentiernoun

    one who has a fixed income, as from lands, stocks, or the like

    Etymology: [F. See 5th Rent.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Rentier

    rong-tyā′, n. one who has a fixed income from stocks, &c.: a fund holder.

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  1. reinter, terrine

  2. Reinter

  3. Terrine

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rentier in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rentier in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of rentier in a Sentence

  1. David Chaudron:

    The transition away from being a rentier state is not a comfortable one, they’re trying. But the fundamental question is: will their trying bear enough fruit before the downside of the current system hits? Or is it a day late and a dollar short? Will the forces of change ultimately be enough to overcome the inertia of the current system? I don’t know.

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    a feeling of strong eagerness (usually in favor of a person or cause)
    • A. brasserie
    • B. elan
    • C. hunch
    • D. tingle

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