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subletverb [T]

uk   /ˌsʌbˈlet/ us   /ˈsʌb.let/ present participle subletting, past tense and past participle sublet
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subletverb [I/T]

us   /ˈsʌbˈlet/ present participle subletting, past tense and past participle sublet
to rent all or part of a rented apartment, house, or other building to someone else
sublet
noun [C] us   /ˈsʌb·let/
a summer sublet
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subletverb [I or T]

subletting, sublet, sublet also sub-let uk   /ˌsʌbˈlet/ us   also sublease, also underlet PROPERTY, LAW
to allow someone to rent all or part of a building that you are renting from someone else: They have instructed us to sub-let 20,000 sq ft of offices.
to rent all or part of a building from another person who rents it from the owner: We sublet the offices from the principal tenant.
sublet
noun [C] also sublease
The financial services company was renting a sublet in Chelsea.
sublet
adjective [before noun]
sublet offices/space
(Definition of sublet from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sublet”
in Chinese (Simplified) 分租,转租…
in Chinese (Traditional) 分租,轉租…
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