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sublease 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. [2 definitions]
sublet to rent (one's property held by lease) to another. [3 definitions]
sublevel combined form of level.
sublibrarian combined form of librarian.
sublicense combined form of license.
sublieutenant in the British navy and certain other armed forces, an officer ranking immediately below a lieutenant, or the rank of such an officer.
sublimate to divert the expression of (a crude impulse or desire, often sexual) into a socially acceptable or more ideal form. [4 definitions]
sublime exalted or noble; lofty. [5 definitions]
subliminal being, pertaining to, or using stimuli below the threshold of conscious perception.
sublimity the state or quality of being sublime.
sublingual located or designed to be placed under the tongue or on the underside of the tongue.
subliteracy combined form of literacy.
subliterate combined form of literate.
sublunary characteristic of or pertaining to this world; earthly or mundane. [2 definitions]
submachine gun a lightweight short-barreled automatic or semiautomatic gun, using pistol ammunition, that is fired from the shoulder or hip.
submanager combined form of manager.
submarginal below the minimum requirement; unacceptable; substandard. [3 definitions]
submarine a seagoing vessel that can operate completely under water. [4 definitions]
submarine sandwich a large sandwich consisting of a long roll filled with a variable assortment of meats, cheeses, vegetables, and condiments; submarine, sub, hero sandwich.
submarket combined form of market.
submaxillary of, pertaining to, or below the lower jaw. [2 definitions]