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English definition of “hire”

hire

noun [U]     /haɪər/ US  /haɪr/ UK
an arrangement to use something by paying for it: The price includes flights and car hire. There's a camping shop in town that has tents for hire (= available to be hired ) at £10 a week .Renting, hiring and hire purchase in general Mortgages and real estateRenting property
(Definition of hire noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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