Definition of underlet in English:


Syllabification: un·der·let
Pronunciation: /ˌəndərˈlet


[with object] (underlets, underletting; past and past participle underlet)
  • 1 another term for sublet.
    More example sentences
    • The respondent's lease contains an unqualified covenant against underletting any part (as distinct from the whole) of the demised premises.
    • Although the Council is the freeholder of the Kingsmeadow Ground, the terms allow the lease to be assigned or underlet by the leaseholder.
  • 1.1Lease (land or property) at less than the true value.

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