Definitions of leased

  1. hired for the exclusive temporary use of a group of travelers; " a chartered plane"; " the chartered buses arrived on time"
  2. of Lease

Usage examples for leased

  1. Quite apart from the fact that the latter property covered ten times as much ground, and contained three or four separate leased- off estates, each of an extent equal to the Morynski domain, the magnificent forests, the Castle and noble park were all wanting here. – Under a Charm, Vol. II. (of III) A Novel by E. Werner
  2. But I have four thousand thirty- foot claims leased at ten shillings per month. – A Simpleton by Charles Reade
  3. This house had been hers, but she had been poor, so she had leased it to some friends. – His Family by Ernest Poole
  4. In 1822 the pope claiming to be the proprietor of St. Mary's Church at Philadelphia, leased it to a foreign priest, and sent him over to take charge of it. – Monks, Popes, and their Political Intrigues by John Alberger
  5. She lies in Bunhill Fields near Finsbury Square, that place sacred to so many varying memories, but chiefly those of the Dissenters who leased it, because they would not have the service from the book of Common Prayer read over them. – London Films by W.D. Howells