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Leasee vs. Lessee: What's the Difference?

Edited by Sumera Saeed || By Sawaira Riaz || Updated on November 18, 2023
"Leasee" is a misspelling. The correct spelling is "Lessee," referring to an individual or entity that rents or leases property.

Which is correct: Leasee or Lessee

How to spell Lessee?

Leasee is Incorrect

Lessee is Correct

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Key Differences

Remember "Lessee" has two 's' characters, just like "Lessor" (the person who leases out the property).
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Nov 17, 2023
Think of "Lessee" as the person who sees the lease and agrees to it.
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Visualize the correct word "Lessee" as someone getting less property temporarily.
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The "less" in "Lessee" signifies temporary possession, not ownership.
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Both "Lessee" and "lease" share the same base word, making "Lessee" the logical derivative.
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Leasee and Lessee Definitions

Leasee

Leasee is an incorrect spelling of Lessee.
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Oct 02, 2023

Lessee

The party in a leasing agreement who rents or borrows an asset.
As a lessee, she's responsible for minor repairs to the apartment.
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Oct 02, 2023

Lessee

An individual or entity that obtains the right to use property under a lease.
The lessee must pay rent on the first of every month.
Harlon Moss
Oct 02, 2023

Lessee

Someone who holds property by lease.
The new lessee moved into the building last week.
Harlon Moss
Oct 02, 2023

Lessee

The counterpart to a lessor in a lease agreement.
The contract clearly outlined the responsibilities of both the lessor and the lessee.
Harlon Moss
Oct 02, 2023
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Lessee

One that holds a lease; a tenant.
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Lessee

An individual or a corporation who has the right of use of something of value, gained through a lease agreement with the real owner of the property.
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Lessee

The entity to whom a lease is given, or who takes an estate by lease.
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Lessee

Someone who is allowed to use a house, building, land etc. for a period of time in return for payment to the owner.
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Lessee

Pronunciation spelling of let's see
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Lessee

The person to whom a lease is given, or who takes an estate by lease.
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Lessee

A tenant who holds a lease
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Lessee

A tenant under a contract granting occupancy or use of property.
The lessee opted for a two-year contract for the commercial space.
Aimie Carlson
Oct 02, 2023

FAQs

Why is it called Lessee?

It's called "Lessee" because it derives from the term "lease," referring to the party receiving the lease.
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Nov 17, 2023

What is the pronunciation of Lessee?

It's pronounced as /lɛˈsi/.
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What is the verb form of Lessee?

The verb form related to "Lessee" is "lease."
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Which vowel is used before Lessee?

Typically, the article "a" is used.
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What is the root word of Lessee?

The root word is "lease."
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Nov 17, 2023

Which conjunction is used with Lessee?

No specific conjunction is uniquely associated with "Lessee."
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Nov 17, 2023

What is the plural form of Lessee?

The plural form is "lessees."
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Nov 17, 2023

Which preposition is used with Lessee?

"Of," as in the lessee of the property.
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What is the singular form of Lessee?

"Lessee" is already in singular form.
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Nov 17, 2023

Is Lessee a negative or positive word?

Neutral.
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Nov 17, 2023

Is Lessee a vowel or consonant?

"Lessee" is a word containing both vowels and consonants.
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Nov 17, 2023

How many syllables are in Lessee?

Two syllables.
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Nov 17, 2023

What is the opposite of Lessee?

Lessor.
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Nov 17, 2023

What is the first form of Lessee?

The word itself, "Lessee."
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Nov 17, 2023

Is Lessee an adverb?

No, "Lessee" is not an adverb.
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Nov 17, 2023

Is the word Lessee imperative?

No.
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Nov 17, 2023

How do we divide Lessee into syllables?

Less-ee.
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Nov 17, 2023

Which determiner is used with Lessee?

"This" or "that" can be used.
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Nov 17, 2023

What is the second form of Lessee?

N/A, since "Lessee" is a noun and doesn't have verb forms.
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Nov 17, 2023

Which article is used with Lessee?

Both "a" and "the" can be used.
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Is Lessee a collective noun?

No.
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What is a stressed syllable in Lessee?

The second syllable, "ee," is stressed.
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Is Lessee a noun or adjective?

"Lessee" is a noun.
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Is Lessee an abstract noun?

No, it's a concrete noun.
Aimie Carlson
Nov 17, 2023

What is the third form of Lessee?

N/A.
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Nov 17, 2023

Is Lessee a countable noun?

Yes, you can have one lessee or several lessees.
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Nov 17, 2023

Is the Lessee term a metaphor?

No.
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Nov 17, 2023

What part of speech is Lessee?

"Lessee" is a noun.
Aimie Carlson
Nov 17, 2023

What is another term for Lessee?

Tenant.
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Nov 17, 2023

How is Lessee used in a sentence?

The lessee agreed to maintain the property in good condition throughout the lease term.
Aimie Carlson
Nov 17, 2023
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