Definitions of "occupant"
  1. An individual residing in or using a specific locality or space
  2. A person who gains ownership of something by the virtue of being present or residing in it
How to use "occupant" in a sentence
  1. The squatter became an occupant of the property after living there for many years without any legal opposition.
  2. As an occupant of the rented apartment, he had certain rights and responsibilities.
  3. Property taxes are often the responsibility of the occupant, not the owner.

Provide Feedback
Browse Our Legal Dictionary
# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z