head + tenant
head tenant (plural head tenants)
- (property law) The tenant of a headlease, who in turn is landlord to subtenants.
- Synonyms: (as tenant) superior tenant, (as landlord) sublessor, underlessor, sublandlord, underlandlord, subletter, underletter
- Antonyms: (as tenant) superior landlord, head landlord, (as landlord) subtenant, undertenant, sublessee, underlessee
- (UK, real estate, informal) Synonym of lead tenant.
- Synonyms: lead tenant, nominated tenant