lodger

lodger
lodg·er /'lä-jər/ n: a person who occupies a rented room in another's house; specif: a person who by agreement with the owner of a house acquires no property, interest, or possession therein but only the right to occupy a designated room or area that remains in the owner's legal possession

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

lodger
I noun addressee, boarder, denizen, deversor, dweller, habitant, indweller, inhabitant, inhabiter, inmate, inquilinus, leaseholder, lessee, occupant, occupier, possessor, rent payer, renter, resident, residentiary, resider, roomer, sojourner, tenant, termor, transient II index habitant, inhabitant, lessee, occupant, resident, tenant

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


lodger
An occupant of a portion of a dwelling, such as a hotel or boardinghouse, who has mere use of the premises without actual or exclusive possession thereof. Anyone who lives or stays in part of a building that is operated by another and who does not have control over the rooms therein.

Dictionary from West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005.


lodger
An occupant of a portion of a dwelling, such as a hotel or boardinghouse, who has mere use of the premises without actual or exclusive possession thereof. Anyone who lives or stays in part of a building that is operated by another and who does not have control over the rooms therein.

Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations.

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