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English definition of “hire sth/sb out”

hire sth/sb out

phrasal verb with hire     /haɪər/ US  /haɪr/ verb [T]
to allow someone to use something or someone temporarily in exchange for money: How much do you charge for hiring out a bicycle for a week? He's decided to go freelance and hire himself out as a technical writer.Renting, hiring and hire purchase in general Mortgages and real estateRenting property
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