lease from

lease something from someone

to rent something from someone. We decided to lease the building from the owner rather than buying it. The company always leases its cars from the dealership.
See also: lease
References in classic literature ?
She and her father left the Hall when the latter took possession of the Crawley Arms in the village, of which he had got a lease from Sir Pitt.
To provide protection against the uncertain success of a luxury car dealership on the east side of Manhattan, Madison obtained a personal guaranty of the lease from the Millers for the payment of rent up to $1,682,980.
Therefore, the exclusion of an acquired lease from the definition of "Sec.
According to Fleming, whether countries lease aircraft, railcars, vehicles, information technology, medical equipment, manufacturing equipment, telecommunications equipment or office equipment, leasing as a financing option will both leverage up their existing capital and create new capital by increasing their cash flow, taking advantage of tax benefits such as deducting the cost of the lease from the users taxes, and transferring costs of upgrading equipment to the lessor.
If you consent to the assignment of a lease from La Restaurant Luxe to a Nathan's or McDonald's type of operation, you have given up your right to enforce a use provision for a first class, linen and china restaurant use and have consented to a fast food operation.