leaseholder

[ lees-hohl-der ]
/ ˈlisˌhoʊl dər /

noun

a tenant under a lease.

Nearby words

  1. lease,
  2. lease rod,
  3. lease-purchase,
  4. leaseback,
  5. leasehold,
  6. leaseman,
  7. leash,
  8. leash law,
  9. leasing,
  10. least

Origin of leaseholder

First recorded in 1855–60; lease1 + holder

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British Dictionary definitions for leaseholder

leaseholder

/ (ˈliːsˌhəʊldə) /

noun

a person in possession of leasehold property
a tenant under a lease
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