- The definition of a lessor is someone who loans property to another person with a written agreement.
An example of a lessor is the owner of an apartment building.
lessor definition by Webster's New World
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a person who gives a lease; landlord
Origin: Anglo-French ; from lesser: see lease
lessor definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
One that lets property under a lease.
Origin: Middle English lessour, from Anglo-Norman, from lesser, to let out, lease; see lease.
lessor - Business Definition
lessor - Investment & Finance Definition
lessor - Legal Definition
The owner of real or personal property, an interest in which is granted by lease.