Lessee vs Leasee - What's the difference?

lessee | leasee |


As nouns the difference between lessee and leasee

is that lessee is 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 while leasee is (nonstandard) a person who leases something from a lessor; lessee.

As a verb lessee

is .

lessee

English

Etymology 1

(etyl) .

Noun

(en noun)
  • 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.
  • The entity to whom a lease is given, or who takes an estate by lease.
  • Someone who is allowed to use a house, building, land etc. for a period of time in return for payment to the owner.
  • Antonyms
    * lessor
    Synonyms
    * tenant, renter

    Etymology 2

    Contraction

    Verb

    (head)
  • leasee

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (nonstandard) A person who leases something from a lessor; lessee.