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sublease

sub·lease

sublease

 
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
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part of speech: noun
pronunciation: suhb lis
definition: a lease of a whole or part of a property, such as an apartment, that is granted by a person who is the lessee of that property.
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part of speech: transitive verb
pronunciation: suhb lis [or] suhb lis
inflections: subleased, subleases, subleasing
definition: to grant, receive, or hold a sublease on.
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derivations: sublessee (n.), sublessor (n.)
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