Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To sublet (property).
  • transitive v. To rent (property) under a sublease.
  • n. A lease of property granted by a lessee.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A lease on something made by someone who already leases it.
  • v. To lease something that is already leased; to sublet.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A lease by a tenant or lessee to another person; an underlease.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To underlease.
  • n. In law, an under-lease; a lease granted by one who is himself a lessee or tenant.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. lease or rent all or part of (a leased or rented property) to another person
  • n. a lease from one lessee to another

Etymologies

sub- +‎ lease (Wiktionary)

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