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underlease Line breaks: under|lease
Pronunciation: /ˈʌndəliːs/

Definition of underlease in English:

noun& verb

Another term for sublease.
Example sentences
  • No one on either side considered that the grant of the underlease (which only came about in the unforeseen circumstance of planning permission being obtained too late in the day) would in any way impact on the exercise of the break clause.

Words that rhyme with underlease

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