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commonness

Synonyms:

acceptance, averageness, bawdiness, bawdry, chasteness, circulation, cliche, commonality, commonalty, commonplace.
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Correct spelling:
lessor
Definition:
someone who grants a lease

Synonyms:

noun
granter of lease
grantor, landlord.
landlord
landlady, owner, property owner.
lessor
lease giver.
Examples of usage:
  1. As in England there were greater and lessor barons, so in Moldo- Wallachia there were greater and lesser boyards. – Roumania Past and Present by James Samuelson
  2. A tenant for life, having power to grant a lease, should grant it only in the terms of the power, otherwise the lease is void, and his estate may be made to pay heavy penalties under the covenant, usually the only one onerous on the lessor, for quiet enjoyment. – The Book of Household Management by Mrs. Isabella Beeton
  3. 2703. A lessor may also grant an under- lease for a term less than his own: to grant the whole of his term would be an assignment. – The Book of Household Management by Mrs. Isabella Beeton
  4. Indeed, a high capital value may sometimes be a means of increasing the income, since in the minds both of lessor and lessee the usual percentage return on capital will be a factor in determining what is a " proper" rental. – The Value of Money by Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr.
  5. This was not Joanna Godden coming boldly to the Law of England to obtain redress from her grievous oppression by pettifogging clerks- it was just a miserable dispute between the Commissioners of Inland Revenue and the Lessor of Property under the Act. – Joanna Godden by Sheila Kaye-Smith

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