[ verb ] (housing) let for money
"We rented our apartment to friends while we were abroad"
Used in print
In_order_to attract new industries , 15 states or more are issuing tax free bonds to build government owned plants which are leased to private enterprise .(A. A. Fair, Bachelors Get Lonely....)
You do n't want to lease a place way_out in the sticks .
[ noun ] (law,writing,business) a contract granting use or occupation of property during a specified time for a specified payment
Used in print(Statements 87th Congress, 1st Session. Appropriations,...)
acquire secret processes , technical data , inventions , patent applications , patents , licenses , land and interests in land ( including water_rights ) , plants and facilities , and other property or rights by purchase , license , lease , or donation ;
[ noun ] property that is leased or rented out or let
Used in print(The New York Times,...)
A big-league municipal stadium at Flushing_Meadow_Park is in_the_works , and once the lease is signed the local club will be formally recognized by Commissioner_Ford_C._Frick .
[ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 10744