leasing

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle English lesing, leasung, from Old English lēasung (leasing, lying, false witness, deceit, hypocrisy, artifice, lie, empty talk, frivolity, laxity), from lēasian (to lie), from lēas (false, faithless, untruthful, deceitful, lax, vain, worthless). Cognate with Scots lesing (lying). More at lease.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈliːsɪŋ/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: leas‧ing

Noun[edit]

leasing (plural leasings)

  1. (archaic) A lie; the act of lying, falsehood.

Etymology 2[edit]

From lease.

English Wikipedia has an article on:
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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈliːsɪŋ/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: leas‧ing

Verb[edit]

leasing

  1. present participle of lease

Noun[edit]

leasing (countable and uncountable, plural leasings)

  1. gerund of lease
Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Spanish: leasing
  • Finnish: leasing
  • Polish: leasing
  • Swedish: leasing

Anagrams[edit]


Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unadapted borrowing from English leasing

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈliːsiŋː/, [ˈliːs̠iŋː]

Noun[edit]

leasing

  1. leasing (act of leasing something, especially if long-term)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of leasing (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative leasing leasingit
genitive leasingin leasingien
partitive leasingiä leasingejä
illative leasingiin leasingeihin
singular plural
nominative leasing leasingit
accusative nom. leasing leasingit
gen. leasingin
genitive leasingin leasingien
partitive leasingiä leasingejä
inessive leasingissä leasingeissä
elative leasingistä leasingeistä
illative leasingiin leasingeihin
adessive leasingillä leasingeillä
ablative leasingiltä leasingeiltä
allative leasingille leasingeille
essive leasinginä leasingeinä
translative leasingiksi leasingeiksi
instructive leasingein
abessive leasingittä leasingeittä
comitative leasingeineen
Possessive forms of leasing (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person leasingini leasingimme
2nd person leasingisi leasinginne
3rd person leasinginsä

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Derived terms[edit]


French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

leasing m (plural leasings)

  1. leasing

Further reading[edit]


Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English leasing.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

leasing m inan

  1. lease (contract granting use or occupation of property)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

adjective
nouns
verb

Further reading[edit]

  • leasing in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • leasing in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unadapted borrowing from English leasing.

Noun[edit]

leasing n (uncountable)

  1. leasing

Declension[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unadapted borrowing from English leasing.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

leasing m (plural leasings)

  1. leasing

Usage notes[edit]

According to Royal Spanish Academy (RAE) prescriptions, unadapted foreign words should be written in italics in a text printed in roman type, and vice versa, and in quotation marks in a manuscript text or when italics are not available. In practice, this RAE prescription is not always followed.

Further reading[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English leasing.

Noun[edit]

leasing c

  1. leasing