Usage examples for sublet

  1. The other, a bedroom eight feet square, he sublet to a second tailor and his wife; which couple, following his example as their opportunities allowed, divided the bedroom in two by hanging a curtain in the middle, took one- half for themselves and let the other half to still another tailor with a wife and child. – The Children of the Poor by Jacob A. Riis
  2. But, two years later, in letting a portion of his property, Napier introduced the condition that his tenant should never sublet it to any person of the name of Logan! – James VI and the Gowrie Mystery by Andrew Lang
  3. His mail contracts were so large that he sublet many of the routes, and he was always in debt to sub- contractors. – Reminiscences of Sixty Years in Public Affairs, Vol. 1 by George Boutwell