The Correct spelling is: tenant
Common misspellings of the word tenant are:
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tr. & intr.v., -antÂ·ed, -antÂ·ing, -ants.
- One that pays rent to use or occupy land, a building, or other property owned by another.
- A dweller in a place; an occupant.
- Law. One who holds or possesses lands, tenements, or sometimes personal property by any kind of title.
To hold as a tenant or be a tenant.
[Middle English, from Old French, from present participle of tenir, to hold, from Latin tenÄ“re.]