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One that holds a lease; a tenant.
[Middle English, from Anglo-Norman, from past participle of lesser, to let out, lease; see lease.]
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(Law) a person to whom a lease is granted; a tenant under a lease
[C15: via Anglo-French from Old French lessé, from lesser to lease1]
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a person to whom a lease is granted.
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a person or entity to whom a lease is given; a person or entity that leases property as a tenant.See also: Property and Ownership
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holder - a person who holds something; "they held two hostages"; "he holds the trophy"; "she holds a United States passport"
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lessee[leˈsiː] N [of house] → inquilino/a m/f; [of land] → arrendatario/a m/f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
lessee[ˌlɛˈsiː] n → locataire m/f (à bail), preneur/euse m/f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
lessee[lɛˈsiː] n → affittuario/a, locatario/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995