Definition of “a new lease of life” - English Dictionary

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“a new lease of life” in British English

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a new lease of life

UK US a new lease on life

an occasion when you become more energetic and active than before:

His grandchildren have given him a new lease of life.

an increase in the period for which something can be used or continued:

The project suddenly got a new lease of life when the developers agreed to provide some more funding.

(Definition of “a new lease of life” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)