noun. ['ˈtɛnəmənt'] a run-down apartment house barely meeting minimal standards.
- apartment building
- apartment house
Words that Rhyme with Tenement
Example sentences of the word tenement
1. Noun, singular or mass
The law may also create a right-of-way by implication, with no agreement between tenement owners .
Factory workers in large industrial cities were often forced to live in tenement housing.