Pronunciation: (ren'tl),[key] —n. 1. an amount received or paid as rent.
2. the act of renting.
3. an apartment, house, car, etc., offered or given for rent.
4. an income arising from rents received.
5. a rent-roll.
—adj. 1. of or pertaining to rent.
2. available for rent.
3. engaged in the business of providing rentals: a rental agency.