tenants collectively; the body of tenants on an estate.
the state or condition of being a tenant.

1350–1400; Middle English; see tenant, -ry

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tenantry (ˈtɛnəntrɪ)
1.  tenants collectively, esp those with the same landlord
2.  the status or condition of being a tenant

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Example sentences
The tenantry were feasted, and my lady looked younger by ten years when she cast aside her mourning garments.
But it was no longer possible to leave the tenantry in the power of a set of land-owners who could never have done their duty.
The tenantry were feasted, and my lady looked younger.
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