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British English: /liːs/
American English: /lis/

Translation of lease in German:


  • (of land, business premises) (of house, flat, office) be on [a] lease
    gepachtet/gemietet sein
    have something on a 99-year etc. lease
    etwas auf 99 Jahre usw. gepachtet/gemietet haben
    take a lease on
    (Grundstück, Geschäft)
    (Haus, Wohnung, Büro)
    enjoy a new lease of or (American English) on life
    neuen Auftrieb bekommen
    give somebody/something a new lease of life
    jemandem Auftrieb geben/etwas wieder in Schuss bringen

transitive verb

  • 2 (take lease on)
    (Grundstück, Geschäft, Rechte)
    (Haus, Wohnung, Büro)

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