index lease, rent, sublease, sublet

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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  • lease — 1 / lēs/ n [Anglo French les, from lesser to grant by lease, from Old French laisser to let go, from Latin laxare to loosen, from laxus slack] 1 a: a contract by which an owner of property conveys exclusive possession, control, use, or enjoyment… …   Law dictionary

  • rent — 1 n 1 a: a return made by a tenant or occupant of real property to the owner for possession and use thereof; esp: a sum of money agreed upon between a landlord and tenant for the use of real property b in the civil law of Louisiana: a contract by …   Law dictionary

  • sublease — sub·lease / səb ˌlēs/ n: a lease that is given by a tenant or lessee to another person of part or all of the leased premises for a shorter term than that of the original lease and under which some interest is retained compare assignment of lease… …   Law dictionary

  • sublet — sub·let / səb ˌlet/ vb let, let·ting vt: to make or obtain a sublease of vi: to lease all or part of a leased property Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • charter — Synonyms and related words: OK, accredit, admission, agreement, allowance, approve, assign, authority, authorize, bareboat charter, brevet, certificate, certify, charge, commission, commit, compact, concession, consent, consign, contract,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • hire — Synonyms and related words: admission, admission fee, anchorage, appoint, bareboat charter, base pay, bespeak, book, brief, brokerage, carfare, cellarage, charge, charges, charter, compensation, contract for, cost, cover charge, demand, dismissal …   Moby Thesaurus

  • lease — Synonyms and related words: adverse possession, alodium, bareboat charter, burgage, charter, claim, colony, copyhold, de facto, de jure, dependency, derivative title, equitable estate, estate at sufferance, estate for life, estate for years,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • lend lease — Synonyms and related words: accommodate with, advance, advancement, advancing, bareboat charter, charter, farm, farm out, float a loan, hire, hire out, hiring, job, lease, lease out, lease back, lease lend, lend, lending, lending at interest, let …   Moby Thesaurus

  • let — Synonyms and related words: OK, accord, accredit, admit, allow, approve, arrest, arrestation, arrestment, assume, authorize, bareboat charter, be afraid, believe, bleed, blockage, blocking, broach, certify, charter, chartered, check, clogging,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • rent — Synonyms and related words: abrasion, abysm, abyss, aggravated, arroyo, bareboat charter, blemish, box canyon, breach, break, breakage, broach, broken, burn, burned, burst, busted, canyon, cavity, chafe, chap, charter, chasm, check, checked,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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