/sʌbˈlɛt / (say sub'let)

verb (t) (sublet, subletting)
1. to let to another person, the party letting being already a lessee.
2. to let (work, etc.) under a subcontract.
3. that which is sublet.
{sub- + let1}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.


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