• WordNet 3.6
    • v sublease lease or rent all or part of (a leased or rented property) to another person "We sublet our apartment over the summer"
    • n sublease a lease from one lessee to another
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Sublease (Law) A lease by a tenant or lessee to another person; an underlease.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n sublease In law, an under-lease; a lease granted by one who is himself a lessee or tenant. For some purposes, a sublease for the entire remaining term of the sublessor is deemed an assignment rather than a sublease.
    • sublease To underlease.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Sublease sub-lēs′ an under-lease or lease by a tenant to another
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In literature:

I wonder if I could sublease that Red Butte Ranch?
"The Desert Fiddler" by William H. Hamby

In news:

Concerns about a possible violation of the Oklahoma Open Records Act prompted the Oklahoma City Zoological Trust last week to table plans to sublease the Zoo Amphitheatre to the recently formed 3Horse Productions.
The firm, which acquired Generic Pharmaceutical Services, has taken a 2 1/2-year sublease for an additional 40,000 square feet in Hauppauge.
Office Subleases Portend Softening Fundamentals.
Marsh Supermarkets is reoccupying a portion of its long-vacant headquarters building and has snagged a plum tenant to sublease most of the rest of the space—a feat that should boost the fortunes of the Interstate 69 corridor.
But 760,000 square feet of new office space is under construction in both Nassau and Suffolk counties, and another 150,000 square feet of sublease space was added to the inventory at the start of 2009, according to JLL.
The bank said Tuesday it has signed a seven-year sublease to take over a former American Express Co.
The bank said Tuesday that it has signed a seven-year sublease to take over a former American Express Co.
The bank has signed a seven-year sublease to take over the former American Express Co.
Horizon subleased the site from GroupAccess, which controlled the lease for Horizon 's Technology Way site and other premises in Auburn and Elk Grove.

In science:

Figure 3: Left: ratio of subleasing to leading jet momentum measured by CMS .
High-p_T and Jets. A Summary of Results from Quark Matter 2012