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Leasehold definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

LE'ASEHOLD, a. Held by lease; as a leasehold tenement.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

1: land or property held under a lease

Merriam Webster's

noun Date: 1710 1. a tenure by lease 2. property held by lease leaseholder noun

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. & adj. --n. 1 the holding of property by lease. 2 property held by lease. --adj. held by lease. Derivatives: leaseholder n.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Leasehold Lease"hold`, n. A tenure by lease; specifically, land held as personalty under a lease for years.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Leasehold Lease"hold`, a. Held by lease.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

1. If a building or land is described as leasehold, it is allowed to be used in return for payment according to the terms of a lease. (mainly BRIT) I went into a leasehold property at four hundred and fifty pounds rent per year. ADJ 2. If you have the leasehold of a building or piece of land, you have the legal right to use it for a period of time as arranged according to a lease. (mainly BRIT) N-COUNT

Moby Thesaurus

adverse possession, alodial, alodium, burgage, claim, colony, copyhold, de facto, de jure, dependency, derivative title, equitable estate, estate at sufferance, estate for life, estate for years, estate in expectancy, estate in fee, estate in possession, estate tail, fee, fee fief, fee position, fee simple, fee simple absolute, fee simple conditional, fee simple defeasible, fee simple determinable, fee tail, feod, feodum, feud, feudal estate, fief, fiefdom, frankalmoign, free socage, freehold, gavelkind, having title to, hold, holding, knight service, lay fee, lease, legal claim, legal estate, legal possession, mandate, occupancy, occupation, original title, owning, paramount estate, particular estate, possessing, possession, preoccupancy, preoccupation, prepossession, prescription, property, property rights, proprietary rights, remainder, reversion, seisin, socage, squatting, sublease, tenancy, tenantry, tenure, tenure in chivalry, title, underlease, undertenancy, usucapion, vested estate, villein socage, villeinhold, villenage

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