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sub·let

 (sŭb′lĕt′)
v. sub·let, sub·let·ting, sub·lets
v.tr.
1.
a. To rent (property) from one who is a lessee rather than the owner.
b. To rent (property one holds by lease) to another.
2. To subcontract (work).
v.intr.
1.
a. To rent property from one who is a lessee rather than the owner.
b. To rent property one holds by lease to another.
2. To be available for rent by a tenant to another party: This apartment sublets for $1,500 a month.
n. (sŭb′lĕt′)
Property, especially an apartment, rented by a tenant to another party.
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sublet

vb, -lets, -letting or -let
1. (Law) to grant a sublease of (property)
2. (Law) to let out (work, etc) under a subcontract
n
(Law) informal chiefly US a sublease
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sub•let

(v. sʌbˈlɛt, ˈsʌbˌlɛt; n. ˈsʌbˌlɛt)

v. -let, -let•ting,
n. v.t., v.i.
1. to sublease.
2. to subcontract.
n.
4. a property, as an apartment, obtained by subleasing.
[1760–70]
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sublet


Past participle: sublet
Gerund: subletting

Imperative
sublet
sublet
Present
I sublet
you sublet
he/she/it sublets
we sublet
you sublet
they sublet
Preterite
I sublet
you sublet
he/she/it sublet
we sublet
you sublet
they sublet
Present Continuous
I am subletting
you are subletting
he/she/it is subletting
we are subletting
you are subletting
they are subletting
Present Perfect
I have sublet
you have sublet
he/she/it has sublet
we have sublet
you have sublet
they have sublet
Past Continuous
I was subletting
you were subletting
he/she/it was subletting
we were subletting
you were subletting
they were subletting
Past Perfect
I had sublet
you had sublet
he/she/it had sublet
we had sublet
you had sublet
they had sublet
Future
I will sublet
you will sublet
he/she/it will sublet
we will sublet
you will sublet
they will sublet
Future Perfect
I will have sublet
you will have sublet
he/she/it will have sublet
we will have sublet
you will have sublet
they will have sublet
Future Continuous
I will be subletting
you will be subletting
he/she/it will be subletting
we will be subletting
you will be subletting
they will be subletting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been subletting
you have been subletting
he/she/it has been subletting
we have been subletting
you have been subletting
they have been subletting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been subletting
you will have been subletting
he/she/it will have been subletting
we will have been subletting
you will have been subletting
they will have been subletting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been subletting
you had been subletting
he/she/it had been subletting
we had been subletting
you had been subletting
they had been subletting
Conditional
I would sublet
you would sublet
he/she/it would sublet
we would sublet
you would sublet
they would sublet
Past Conditional
I would have sublet
you would have sublet
he/she/it would have sublet
we would have sublet
you would have sublet
they would have sublet
Collins English Verb Tables © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sublet - a lease from one lessee to another
lease, letting, rental - property that is leased or rented out or let
Verb1.sublet - lease or rent all or part of (a leased or rented property) to another person; "We sublet our apartment over the summer"
rent, lease, let - grant use or occupation of under a term of contract; "I am leasing my country estate to some foreigners"
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Translations

sublet

[ˈsʌbˈlet] (sublet (pt, pp))
A. VTsubarrendar
B. VI they were considering sublettingestaban pensando en subarrendar el piso (or la casa )
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

sublet

[ˌsʌbˈlɛt] vtsous-louer
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

sublet

[ˌsʌbˈlɛt] vt, vi (sublet (pt, pp)) → subaffittare
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
References in classic literature ?
His business often called him to New York, and he had kept an apartment there for years, subletting it when he went abroad for any length of time.
I am trying to cut down on the expenses by planning to share the said flat with another family and split the cost of rent by subletting my apartment.
Business owners are now resorting to consolidating workspaces, or subletting extra space as they seek efficiency and reduce cost of running business, a report titled (Y)Our Space by Knight Frank has shown.
According to a senior official from the Balochistan Minerals and Mines Department, subletting is illegal but impossible to prove if it has been done.
Be advised that failure to clear the rent arrears by 5th February, 2018 will lead to distress for rent, repossession and reallocation of the houses without any further reference,"Mr Morintat also indicated that the county government will revoke rental agreement with any tenants found to have either illegally transferred or involved in subletting the county rental houses."Such transfers will be revoked houses, repossessed and re-allocated to other deserving residents of Nairobi without further notice," warned Mr Morintat.
Subletting is when you move out of your rental property and someone new moves in, but the original lease stays in place.
Technically, Airbnb already offers subletting options to users.
However, the minister revealed there was no complaint had been received regarding subletting of allotted accommodation by any allottee of accommodation in the said sector.
Savana Davy, of Pentrebane Road, Cardiff, pleaded guilty to a charge of dishonestly subletting a council property at Cardiff Magistrates' Court.
EE has a lease on the grade A building until 2022 and the subletting will see BT take over the second floor.
Mountain Movers offer the following tips for individuals who are breaking a lease or subletting: