For one thing, on Mondays, the market-day, the Caf Prosper was untenantable.
The ship commanded by Harris, was found to be in a decayed state and untenantable.
For not only was the dower-house in an untenantable state, but the weather was very much against them.
early 14c., "person who holds lands by title or by lease," from Anglo-French tenaunt (late 13c.), Old French tenant (12c.), noun use of present participle of tenir "to hold," from Latin tenere "hold, keep" (see tenet).