leased leased  /ˈlist/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) hired for the exclusive temporary use of a group of travelers

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. And BVG, in turn, leased them back for terms ranging from 12 to 30 years.
  2. Overall, the federal land leased to coal-mining companies more than quintupled under Watt.
  3. They leased, one after another, a series of aging, second-class buses reclining seats, no rest rooms to run people 1,400 miles north to Ciudad Jurez once a week.

News

  1. Krohn Racing fun facts regarding Ferrari chassis rebuild at Le Mans

    After a major accident at the Circuit du Sarthe in Le Mans, France on Wednesday, the Krohn Racing team had to rebuild the Ferrari chassis from a donor car into full ACO Le Mans specs. Below are some interesting facts and timeline specifics about the complexities of the effort: • The leased Ferrari 458 donor car from Edelcriss Racing was located in Northern Italy ... Keep reading
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Motorsport.com

  2. S&P Data call center triples downtown Cleveland space, expects to add 325 jobs in 12 months

    The call-center company, based in San Diego, has leased an additional 40,000 square feet in downtown Cleveland and plans to hire 75 to 100 people before August.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: The Sun Press

  3. Top News

    BestPass' Transponder Protection Service protects leased transponders from excessive physical and cosmetic damage, saving customers from paying damage fees charged by state toll agencies.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: TruckingInfo.com

Quotes

  1. "We cannot drill our way out of this problem," said Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, who charged that big oil companies are "not using more than half of the public lands they already have leased for drilling."
    on Jul 14, 2008 By: Harry Reid Source: AFP

  2. "My parents leased the house, just like any normal family would," Bush said Monday in an interview with ESPN. "It's kind of funny how this whole story is getting blown out of proportion."
    on Apr 25, 2006 By: Reggie Bush Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "A project office has been leased out in New Delhi for the proposed university. This office will become functional after the bill is enacted in Parliament," information and broadcasting minister Ambika Soni said after today's cabinet meeting.
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Ambika Soni Source: Calcutta Telegraph

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