Meaning of “leasehold” in the English Dictionary

"leasehold" in British English

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leaseholdnoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˈliːs.həʊld/ us /ˈliːs.hoʊld/
leasehold
adjective uk us

leasehold offices and apartments

(Definition of “leasehold” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"leasehold" in Business English

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leaseholdnoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˈliːshəʊld/ us /-hoʊld/ LAW, PROPERTY

the right to live in or use a building, piece of land, etc. for a particular period of time as agreed in a lease:

He has bought the long leasehold on a 100,000 square foot listed building.
buy/hold/sell the leasehold The company sold the leasehold of the site for £340,000 last month.

leaseholdadjective

uk /ˈliːshəʊld/ us LAW, PROPERTY

leasehold property is used for a particular period of time as agreed in a lease:

Most retirement properties are leasehold.
a leasehold agreement/flat
leasehold
adverb

Most of the properties are sold leasehold.

(Definition of “leasehold” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)