- The definition of a lessee is a tenant or a person who is renting a property.
A tenant leasing an apartment is an example of a lessee.
lessee definition by Webster's New World
Origin: Middle English ; from Anglo-French ; from Old French lessé, past participle of lesser ; from Old French laissier: see lease and amp; -ee
lessee definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Origin: Middle English, from Anglo-Norman, from past participle of lesser, to let out, lease; see lease.
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