• (British) IPA: /ˈlænd.lɔːd/
  • (America) IPA: /ˈlænd.lɔɹd/

landlord (plural landlords)

  1. A person who owns and rents land such as a house, apartment, or condo.
  2. (chiefly, British) The owner or manager of a public house.
  3. (surfing, slang, with "the") A shark, imagined as the owner of the surf to be avoided.
    • publisher's blurb for Stories from the Surf – The Lost Coast by Drew Kampion []
      2004: the lurking presence of “The Landlord
  • (person who rents something) lessor
  • (owner or manager of a public house) publican
Related terms Translations Translations

This text is extracted from the Wiktionary and it is available under the CC BY-SA 3.0 license | Terms and conditions | Privacy policy 0.003
Offline English dictionary