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occupant

oc·cu·pant

occupant

 
 
pronunciation:
ak y pnt
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: one, or a group, that occupies a place or position.
 
synonyms:
denizen, householder, resident, settler, tenant
similar words:
colonist, incumbent, inhabitant, inmate, officeholder
definition 2: one, or a group, that is in legal possession of the place occupied, as by lease.
synonyms:
lessee, tenant
similar words:
boarder, lodger, renter, roomer
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