Definition of LESSEE

one who rents a room or apartment in another's house <the lessee has the right to expect the lessor to make all necessary repairs in a timely manner>
Related Words cotenant, subtenant; flatmate [chiefly British], roommate (also roomie); guest, visitor; occupant, occupier, resident, resider

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