Translation of "lease" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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leaseverb [ T ]

uk /liːs/ us /liːs/

to make a legal agreement by which money is paid in order to use land, a building, a vehicle, or a piece of equipment for an agreed period of time

租借,租用
The building's 60 units are currently leased to students of the university. 住宅區裡有300所新房屋,其中約1/3租給了市政委員會。
[ + two objects ] It was agreed they would lease the apartment to him/lease him the apartment. 按照約定他們要把公寓租給他。

leasenoun [ C ]

uk /liːs/ us /liːs/

a legal agreement in which you pay money in order to use a building, piece of land, vehicle, etc. for a period

租約,租契
He has the house on a long lease. 他長期租用該公寓。
The lease runs out/expires in two years' time. 租借契約將在兩年後到期。
We signed a three-year lease when we moved into the house. 我們搬進那所房子時簽了一份三年的租約。

(Translation of “lease” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)