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Definitions of lease

  1. To hold under a lease; to take lease of; as, a tenant leases his land from the owner. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. A demise or letting of lands, tenements, or hereditaments to another for life, for a term of years, or at will, or for any less interest than that which the lessor has in the property, usually for a specified rent or compensation. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. The contract for such letting. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. Any tenure by grant or permission; the time for which such a tenure holds good; allotted time. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. To grant to another by lease the possession of, as of lands, tenements, and hereditaments; to let; to demise; as, a landowner leases a farm to a tenant; - sometimes with out. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. To grant possession for a certain time by a written contract; as, an owner leases a house to a tenant; take possession of by contract; as, a tenant leases a house from the owner. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  7. To let for a term of years:-pr.p. leasing; pa.t. and pa.p. leased. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  8. To grant or obtain use of by lease. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  9. To gather what harvesters have left behind; to glean. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. grant use or occupation of under a term of contract; "I am leasing my country estate to some foreigners" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  11. let for money; of housing Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  12. let for money; "We rented our apartment to friends while we were abroad" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  13. An oral or written agreement (a contract) between two people concerning the use by one of the property of the other. A person can lease real estate (such as an apartment or business property) or personal property (such as a car or a boat). A lease should cover basic issues such as when the lease will begin and end, the rent or other costs, how payments should be made, and any restrictions on the use of the property. The property owner is often called the "lessor," and the person using the property is called the "lessee."
  14. Let or hold on lease. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  15. a contract granting use or occupation of property during a specified time for a specified payment Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  16. A written contract for the renting of land or buildings for a certain period of time; the time for which a property is rented. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  17. A letting of tenements for a term of years: the contract for such letting: any tenure. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  18. A letting of lands or tenements; contract of such letting. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  19. A letting of lands or houses for a certain number of years on certain conditions for a fixed rent; the contract of such letting. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for lease

  1. But Harvey signed the three years' lease without misgiving. – The Whirlpool by George Gissing
  2. Isabel kept Susan until afternoon, and strolled with her across the road to show her the pretty house that had been the Wallaces' home, in her mother's lifetime, empty now, and ready to lease – Saturday's Child by Kathleen Norris
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